ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Q60.5

Renal hypoplasia, unspecified

Diagnosis Code Q60.5

ICD-10: Q60.5
Short Description: Renal hypoplasia, unspecified
Long Description: Renal hypoplasia, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Q60.5

Valid for Submission
The code Q60.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • Congenital malformations of the urinary system (Q60-Q64)
      • Renal agenesis and other reduction defects of kidney (Q60)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code Q60.5 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 698 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 699 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 700 - OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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The code Q60.5 is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Ask-Upmark kidney
  • Atrophy of kidney
  • Congenital hypoplasia of kidney
  • Congenital hypoplasia of renal papilla
  • Congenital hypoplasia of renal pelvis
  • Congenital renal atrophy
  • Congenital small renal papilla
  • Familial hypoplastic, glomerulocystic kidney
  • Oligomeganephronic hypoplasia of kidney
  • Renal agenesis and dysgenesis
  • Renal coloboma syndrome
  • Renal tubular dysgenesis
  • Small kidney
  • Unilateral renal atrophy

Information for Patients


Kidney Diseases

Also called: Renal disease

You have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. Inside each kidney there are about a million tiny structures called nephrons. They filter your blood. They remove wastes and extra water, which become urine. The urine flows through tubes called ureters. It goes to your bladder, which stores the urine until you go to the bathroom.

Most kidney diseases attack the nephrons. This damage may leave kidneys unable to remove wastes. Causes can include genetic problems, injuries, or medicines. You have a higher risk of kidney disease if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or a close family member with kidney disease. Chronic kidney disease damages the nephrons slowly over several years. Other kidney problems include

  • Cancer
  • Cysts
  • Stones
  • Infections

Your doctor can do blood and urine tests to check if you have kidney disease. If your kidneys fail, you will need dialysis or a kidney transplant.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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