Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 754.51
Talipes equinovarus
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 754.51 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 754.51 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bilat talipes equinovarus
  • Bilateral talipes equinovarus
  • Left talipes equinovarus
  • Right talipes equinovarus
Clinical Information
  • A deformed foot in which the foot is plantarflexed, inverted and adducted
  • A deformity of the foot which occurs at birth in which one or both feet are twisted
  • The most common congenital deformation of the foot, occurring in 1 of 1,000 live births. The most common form is talipes equinovarus, where the deformed foot is turned downward and inward sharply
Applies To
  • Equinovarus (congenital)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 754.51 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q66.0 Congenital talipes equinovarus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 754.51:
  • Clubfoot (congenital) 754.70
    • equinovarus 754.51
  • Equinovarus (congenital) 754.51
  • Talipes (congenital) 754.70
    • equinovarus 754.51
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