Diagnosis Code Q10.6
Information for Medical Professionals
The diagnosis code Q10.6 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)
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.
- 743.65 - Spec lacrimal pass anom (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 Q10.6 is exempt from POA reporting.
- Accessory eyelid
- Accessory eyelid
- Accessory lacrimal canal
- Accessory lacrimal gland disorder
- Atresia of nasolacrimal duct
- Congenital abnormality of lacrimal drainage system
- Congenital anomalies of eyelid, lacrimal system and orbit
- Congenital anomaly of lacrimal gland
- Congenital anomaly of lacrimal system
- Congenital displacement of punctum lacrimale
- Congenital diverticulum of lacrimal canaliculus
- Congenital ectopia of lacrimal punctum
- Congenital lacrimal fistula
- Congenitally small punctum lacrimale
- Dysgenesis of lacrimal punctum
- Imperforate lacrimal punctum
- Lacrimal fistula
- Supernumerary canaliculus
- Supernumerary lacrimal punctum
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Q10.6 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 malformation of lacrimal apparatus NOS
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