Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 755.58
Cleft hand, congenital
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 755.58 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 755.58 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 755.58 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q71.60 Lobster-claw hand, unspecified hand
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat cleft hands
  • bilateral cleft hands
  • Bilateral lobster claw hand
  • Cleft hand
  • Congenital cleft hand
  • L cleft hand
  • Left cleft hand
  • Left lobster claw hand
  • R cleft hand
  • Right cleft hand
  • Right lobster claw hand
Applies To
  • Lobster-claw hand
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 755.58:
  • Cleft hand (congenital) 755.58
  • Lobster-claw hand 755.58
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