Spina bifida Q05

  • Q05 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM Q05 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of Q05 - other international versions of ICD-10 Q05 may differ.
Use Additional:
  • code for any associated paraplegia (paraparesis) (G82.2-)
Type 1 Excludes:
  • Arnold-Chiari syndrome, type II (Q07.0-)
  • spina bifida occulta (Q76.0)
Includes:
  • hydromeningocele (spinal)
  • meningocele (spinal)
  • meningomyelocele
  • myelocele
  • myelomeningocele
  • rachischisis
  • spina bifida (aperta)(cystica)
  • syringomyelocele

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.