Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 758.1
Patau's syndrome
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 758.1 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 758.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A chromosomal abnormality characterized by the presence of three copies of genetic material for chromosome 13, instead of the normal two. It leads to a variety of abnormalities that include mental retardation, microcephaly, low-set ears, eye structural defects, polydactyly, and limb abnormalities
  • The presence of an additional (third) chromosome on an otherwise diploid chromosome 13 with variable abnormalities, most characteristic of which are microcephaly, microphthalmia, hypertelorism, cleft lip or palate, polydactyly, and cardiovascular, genitourinary, and neurological abnormalities. It is one of the most frequent causes of perinatal deaths
Applies To
  • Trisomy:
    • 13
    • D1
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 758.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q91.7 Trisomy 13, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 758.1:
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