2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q69.9

Polydactyly, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q69.9 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 Q69.9 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q69.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q69.9 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Supernumerary digit(s) NOS
The following code(s) above Q69.9 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 Q69.9:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Polydactyly
Clinical Information
  • A congenital abnormality characterized by more than 5 digits on a hand or foot.
  • A congenital anomaly of the hand or foot, marked by the presence of supernumerary digits.
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.
  • Q69.9 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q69.9 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 Q69.9 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to Q69.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q69.9
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
Q69.0 Accessory finger(s)
Q69.1 Accessory thumb(s)
Q69.2 Accessory toe(s)
Q69.9 Polydactyly, unspecified
Q70 Syndactyly
Q70.0 Fused fingers
Q70.00 …… unspecified hand
Q70.01 …… right hand
Q70.02 …… left hand
Q70.03 …… bilateral
Q70.1 Webbed fingers
Q70.10 …… unspecified hand
Q70.11 …… right hand
Q70.12 …… left hand

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