R62.8: Other lack of expected normal physiological development
You have a developmental delay.
During childhood you go through different stages of physical and mental development. For example, by a certain age you normally reach a certain height or a certain weight. There are also abilities that you have normally learned at a certain age. These include speaking or walking.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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