Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 756.50
Congenital osteodystrophy, unspecified
  • Short description: Osteodystrophy NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 756.50 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 756.50 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 756.50.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 756.50: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 756.50 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q78.9 Osteochondrodysplasia, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital osteodystrophy
  • Congenital skeletal dysplasia (disorder)
  • Osteodystrophy
  • Osteodystrophy, congenital
  • Skeletal dysplasia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 756.50:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 759.9
    • skeleton generalized NEC 756.50
  • Anosteoplasia 756.50
  • Dysostosis
    • Fairbank's (idiopathic familial generalized osteophytosis) 756.50
  • Osteodystrophy
    • congenital 756.50
  • Silfverskiöld's syndrome 756.50
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Silfverskiöld's (osteochondrodystrophy, extremities) 756.50
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