2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76.427

Congenital lordosis, lumbosacral region

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • Q76.427 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 Q76.427 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q76.427 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q76.427 may differ.
The following code(s) above Q76.427 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 Q76.427:
  • 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
  • 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)
    Congenital malformations of spine and bony thorax
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital lordosis of lumbosacral spine
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.
  • Q76.427 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM Q76.427 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 456 Spinal fusion except cervical with spinal curvature or malignancy or infection or extensive fusions with mcc
  • 457 Spinal fusion except cervical with spinal curvature or malignancy or infection or extensive fusions with cc
  • 458 Spinal fusion except cervical with spinal curvature or malignancy or infection or extensive fusions without cc/mcc
  • 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 Q76.427 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 Q76.427:
  • Lordosis M40.50
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M40.50

    Lordosis, unspecified, site unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • congenital Q76.429
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76.429

      Congenital lordosis, unspecified region

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      • lumbosacral region Q76.427

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To Q76.427
Q76.41 Congenital kyphosis
Q76.411 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
Q76.412 …… cervical region
Q76.413 …… cervicothoracic region
Q76.414 …… thoracic region
Q76.415 …… thoracolumbar region
Q76.419 …… unspecified region
Q76.42 Congenital lordosis
Q76.425 …… thoracolumbar region
Q76.426 …… lumbar region
Q76.427 …… lumbosacral region
Q76.428 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
Q76.429 …… unspecified region
Q76.49 Other congenital malformations of spine, not associated with scoliosis
Q76.5 Cervical rib
Q76.6 Other congenital malformations of ribs
Q76.7 Congenital malformation of sternum
Q76.8 Other congenital malformations of bony thorax
Q76.9 Congenital malformation of bony thorax, unspecified
Q77 Osteochondrodysplasia with defects of growth of tubular bones and spine
Q77.0 Achondrogenesis

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