2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q67.8

Other congenital deformities of chest

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q67.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM Q67.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q67.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q67.8 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Congenital deformity of chest wall NOS
The following code(s) above Q67.8 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to Q67.8:
  • Q00-Q99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range Q00-Q99

    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities

    Note
    • Codes from this chapter are not for use on maternal records
    Type 2 Excludes
    • inborn errors of metabolism (E70-E88)
    Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
  • Q67
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q67

    Congenital musculoskeletal deformities of head, face, spine and chest

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital malformation syndromes classified to Q87.-
    • Potter's syndrome (Q60.6)
    Congenital musculoskeletal deformities of head, face, spine and chest
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chest wall deformity, congenital
  • Congenital anomaly of thoracic cage
  • Congenital anomaly thoracic cage
  • Congenital chest wall deformity
  • Congenital deformity of chest wall
  • Congenital deformity of thoracic cage
  • Deformity of chest wall
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • Q67.8 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q67.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 564 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with mcc
  • 565 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with cc
  • 566 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert Q67.8 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to Q67.8:
  • Type 1 Excludes: Q76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76

    Congenital malformations of spine and bony thorax

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital musculoskeletal deformities of spine and chest (Q67.5-Q67.8)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q67.8:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • chest (acquired) (wall) M95.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M95.4

      Acquired deformity of chest and rib

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • congenital Q67.8
    • thorax (acquired) (wall) M95.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M95.4

      Acquired deformity of chest and rib

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • congenital Q67.8
  • Distortion(s) (congenital)
  • Flat
    • chest, congenital Q67.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q67.8
Q66.92 …… left foot
Q67 Congenital musculoskeletal deformities of head, face, spine and chest
Q67.0 Congenital facial asymmetry
Q67.1 Congenital compression facies
Q67.2 Dolichocephaly
Q67.3 Plagiocephaly
Q67.4 Other congenital deformities of skull, face and jaw
Q67.5 Congenital deformity of spine
Q67.6 Pectus excavatum
Q67.7 Pectus carinatum
Q67.8 Other congenital deformities of chest
Q68 Other congenital musculoskeletal deformities
Q68.0 Congenital deformity of sternocleidomastoid muscle
Q68.1 Congenital deformity of finger(s) and hand
Q68.2 Congenital deformity of knee
Q68.3 Congenital bowing of femur
Q68.4 Congenital bowing of tibia and fibula
Q68.5 Congenital bowing of long bones of leg, unspecified
Q68.6 Discoid meniscus
Q68.8 Other specified congenital musculoskeletal deformities
Q69 Polydactyly

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.