Use Additional code to identify associated malformation of the nose (Q30.2)

Excludes2

  1. Q35 Cleft palate

    1. Q35.1 Cleft hard palate

    2. Q35.3 Cleft soft palate

    3. Q35.5 Cleft hard palate with cleft soft palate

    4. Q35.7 Cleft uvula

    5. Q35.9 Cleft palate, unspecified

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Cleft palate NOS
Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.