Congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system, not elsewhere classified Q79- >

Type 2 Excludes
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A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (Q79) and the excluded code together.
  • congenital (sternomastoid) torticollis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q68.0

    Congenital deformity of sternocleidomastoid muscle

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital contracture of sternocleidomastoid (muscle)
    • Congenital (sternomastoid) torticollis
    • Sternomastoid tumor (congenital)