Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 758.32
Velo-cardio-facial syndrome
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Velo-cardio-facial synd.
  • ICD-9-CM 758.32 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 758.32 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Caused by microdeletion on chromosome 22q11.2; associated with multiple congenital anomalies, learning disabilities, behavioral phenotypes including adhd and anxiety, with schizophrenic risk in adulthood.
  • Typical facies with a prominent nose and retruded mandible, cleft palate, cardiovascular defects, learning disability, retarded mental development, and short stature. Elements of this syndrome are frequently present in the robin syndrome.
Applies To
  • Deletion 22q11.2
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 758.32 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q93.81 Velo-cardio-facial syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 758.32:
  • Deletion syndrome
    • 22q11.2 758.32
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • autosomal - see also Abnormal, autosomes NEC
    • Velo-cardio-facial 758.32
  • Velo-cardio-facial syndrome 758.32
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