Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 757.5
Specified anomalies of nails
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Nail anomalies NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 757.5 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 757.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abnormal keratinization of nail matrix
  • Abnormality of nail shape
  • Anonychia
  • Anonychia with bizarre flexural pigmentation
  • Bifid nail
  • Club nail, congenital
  • Congenital clubbed nail
  • Congenital clubbing
  • Congenital clubnail
  • Congenital enlarged nails
  • Congenital koilonychia
  • Congenital leukonychia
  • Congenital onychatrophy
  • Congenital onychauxis
  • Congenital onychodysplasia of index fingers
  • Congenital pterygium of nail
  • Curry-Hall syndrome
  • Keratoderma with pachyonychia congenita
  • Leukonychia, congenital
  • Onychauxis, congenital
  • Pachydermoperiostosis of nail
  • Pachyonychia congenita syndrome
  • Pachyonychia congenita type II of Jackson-Lawler
  • Pachyonychia congenita type III of Schafer-Brunauer
  • Polyonychia
  • Racket nail
  • Ridged nails
  • Splinter hemorrhages under nail
  • Thickened nails
  • Triphalangeal thumbs with onychodystrophy
Applies To
  • Anonychia
  • Congenital:
    • clubnail
    • koilonychia
    • leukonychia
    • onychauxis
    • pachyonychia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 757.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q84.3 Anonychia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q84.4 Congenital leukonychia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q84.5 Enlarged and hypertrophic nails
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q84.6 Other congenital malformations of nails
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 757.5:
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