"Ptosis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "ptosis"

  • Ptosis - See Also: Blepharoptosis;
    • adiposa (false) - See: Blepharoptosis;
    • breast - N64.81 Ptosis of breast
    • brow - H57.81 Brow ptosis
    • cecum - K63.4 Enteroptosis
    • colon - K63.4 Enteroptosis
    • congenital (eyelid) - Q10.0 Congenital ptosis
      • specified site NEC - See: Anomaly, by site;
    • eyebrow - H57.81 Brow ptosis
    • eyelid - See: Blepharoptosis;
      • congenital - Q10.0 Congenital ptosis
    • gastric - K31.89 Other diseases of stomach and duodenum
    • intestine - K63.4 Enteroptosis
    • kidney - N28.83 Nephroptosis
    • liver - K76.89 Other specified diseases of liver
    • renal - N28.83 Nephroptosis
    • splanchnic - K63.4 Enteroptosis
    • spleen - D73.89 Other diseases of spleen
    • stomach - K31.89 Other diseases of stomach and duodenum
    • viscera - K63.4 Enteroptosis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Breast: In humans, one of the paired regions in the anterior portion of the THORAX. The breasts consist of the MAMMARY GLANDS, the SKIN, the MUSCLES, the ADIPOSE TISSUE, and the CONNECTIVE TISSUES.

Cecum: The blind sac or outpouching area of the LARGE INTESTINE that is below the entrance of the SMALL INTESTINE. It has a worm-like extension, the vermiform APPENDIX.

Colon: The segment of LARGE INTESTINE between the CECUM and the RECTUM. It includes the ASCENDING COLON; the TRANSVERSE COLON; the DESCENDING COLON; and the SIGMOID COLON.

Eyelids: Each of the upper and lower folds of SKIN which cover the EYE when closed.

Intestines: The section of the alimentary canal from the STOMACH to the ANAL CANAL. It includes the LARGE INTESTINE and SMALL INTESTINE.

Kidney: Body organ that filters blood for the secretion of URINE and that regulates ion concentrations.

Liver: A large lobed glandular organ in the abdomen of vertebrates that is responsible for detoxification, metabolism, synthesis and storage of various substances.

Spleen: An encapsulated lymphatic organ through which venous blood filters.

Stomach: An organ of digestion situated in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen between the termination of the ESOPHAGUS and the beginning of the DUODENUM.

Viscera: Any of the large interior organs in any one of the three great cavities of the body, especially in the abdomen.