Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 756.9
Other and unspecified anomalies of musculoskeletal system
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Musculoskel anom NEC/NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 756.9 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 756.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Aberrant forearm extensor muscle
  • Aberrant forearm flexor muscle
  • Aberrant intrinsic muscles of hand
  • Aberrant muscle of the lower limb
  • Aberrant muscle of the upper limb
  • Abnormal endochondral bone formation
  • Absence of bone in arm
  • Absent bone in foot
  • Absent bone in hand
  • Absent patella
  • Accessory ossification center
  • Acephalogaster
  • Achondrogenesis, type IA
  • Acromesomelic dysplasia group
  • Acroscyphodysplasia
  • Atelosteogenesis type 2
  • Atelosteogenesis/diastrophic dysplasia
  • Autosomal recessive spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia
  • Beals auriculo-osteodysplasia syndrome
  • Bone absent
  • Bone and joint malformation
  • Bone island
  • Boomerang dysplasia
  • Brachydactyly syndrome type E
  • Certain congenital musculoskeletal deformities
  • Chondrodysplasia punctata group
  • Combined malformation of central nervous system and skeletal muscle
  • Congenital absence of skeletal bone
  • Congenital anomaly of bone and joint
  • Congenital anomaly of cartilage
  • Congenital anomaly of hyoid bone
  • Congenital anomaly of joint
  • Congenital anomaly of musculoskeletal structure of trunk
  • Congenital anomaly of musculoskeletal system
  • Congenital anomaly of skeletal bone
  • Congenital connective tissue disorder
  • Congenital malformation of musculoskeletal system
  • Congenital skeletal dysplasia
  • Cranioectodermal dysplasia
  • Defects of the tubular bones and/or axial skeleton
  • Deposition in skeletal muscle
  • Desbuquois syndrome
  • Disorder of bone development
  • Disorder: ectopic bone tissue, congenital
  • Disorganized development of cartilaginous and fibrous components of the skeleton
  • Dysmorphia
  • Dysmorphism
  • Dysmorphological structure
  • Dysosteosclerosis
  • Dysostosis
  • Dysostosis multiplex
  • Dysostosis multiplex group
  • Dysplasia of epiphysis
  • Dysplasia with decreased bone density
  • Dysplasia with defective mineralization
  • Dysplasia with increased bone density
  • Dysplasia, epiphysis
  • Dysplasia, metaphyseal
  • Dysplasias with significant membranous bone involvement
  • Endosteal hyperostoses
  • Endosteal hyperostoses with cerebellar hypoplasia
  • Epiphyseal dysplasia
  • Familial expansile osteolysis
  • Finding of arrangement of skeletal muscle
  • Hereditary acrosteolysis
  • Hypochondrogenesis
  • Hypochondroplasia
  • Idiopathic multicentric osteolysis
  • Idiopathic osteolyses
  • Incomplete ossification of arch of caudal vertebra
  • Infantile myofibromatosis
  • Jarcho-Levin syndrome
  • Kniest dysplasia
  • Kniest-Stickler dysplasia
  • Leri's pleonosteosis syndrome
  • Lordosis in skeletal dysplasia
  • Mesomelic dysplasia
  • Metaphyseal anadysplasia
  • Metaphyseal dysplasia
  • Mild spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia with premature onset arthrosis
  • Multiple congenital articular rigidities
  • Multiple dislocations with dysplasia
  • Myopathy with abnormality of histochemical fiber type
  • Myopathy with tubular aggregates
  • Paralytic calcification / ossification of muscle
  • Precocious osteodysplasty
  • Progressive pseudorheumatoid dysplasia
  • Pseudoachondroplastic spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia syndrome
  • Pseudochondroplasia
  • Pseudodiastrophic dysplasia
  • Pyle metaphyseal dysplasia
  • Raine dysplasia
  • Schneckenbecken dysplasia
  • Scypho-patellar dysplasia
  • Sialic storage disease
  • Sponastrime dysplasia
  • Spondylodysplasia
  • Spondylodysplasia, Luton type
  • Spondylodysplasia, San Diego type
  • Spondylodysplasia, Torrance type
  • Spondylodysplastic group
  • Spondyloenchondrodysplasia
  • Spondyloenchondromatosis with basal ganglia calcification
  • Spondyloepihphyseal dysplasia tarda
  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal disorder
  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia
  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia with joint laxity
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita group
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenitalita
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia tarda
  • Type IV short rib polydactyly syndrome
Applies To
  • Congenital:
    • anomaly NOS of musculoskeletal system, NEC
    • deformity NOS of musculoskeletal system, NEC
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 756.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q68.8 Other specified congenital musculoskeletal deformities
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q79.8 Other congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q79.9 Congenital malformation of musculoskeletal system, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 756.9:
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