Diagnosis Code Q84.0
Information for Medical Professionals
The diagnosis code Q84.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)
Convert to ICD-9 General Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
- 757.4 - Hair anomalies NEC (approximate) Approximate Flag
The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
Present on Admission (POA) Present on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.
The code Q84.0 is exempt from POA reporting.
- Alopecia, nail dystrophy, ophthalmic complications, thyroid dysfunction, hypohidrosis, ephelides, enteropathy and respiratory tract infections
- Atrichia congenita
- Congenital alopecia
- Congenital alopecia with keratin cysts
- Congenital generalized alopecia
- Congenital hypotrichia
- Congenital localized alopecia
- Congenital morphological disturbances of hair
- Cutaneous syndrome with ichthyosis
- Dwarfism, alopecia, pseudoanodontia, cutis laxa
- Hypogonadism, diabetes mellitus, alopecia, mental retardation and electrocardiographic abnormalities
- Hypotrichosis with keratosis pilaris and lentiginosis
- Ichthyosis follicularis with alopecia and photophobia
- Marie Unna syndrome
- Odonto-onychial dysplasia with alopecia
- Sutural alopecia
- Total congenital alopecia
- Triangular alopecia
- Vertical alopecia
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Q84.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
- Inclusion Terms: Inclusion terms
List of terms is included under some codes. These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of “other specified” codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
- Congenital atrichosis
Information for Patients
The average person has 5 million hairs. Hair grows all over your body except on your lips, palms, and the soles of your feet. It takes about a month for healthy hair to grow half an inch. Most hairs grow for up to six years and then fall out. New hairs grow in their place.
Hair helps keep you warm. It also protects your eyes, ears and nose from small particles in the air. Common problem with the hair and scalp include hair loss, infections, and flaking.
- Aging changes in hair and nails
- Dry hair
- Excessive or unwanted hair in women
- Trichorrhexis nodosa