Q79.8 - Other congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system

Code

Q79.8 - Other congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system
[Billable] [POA Exempt]

Includes

  • Absence of muscle
  • Absence of tendon
  • Accessory muscle
  • Amyotrophia congenita
  • Congenital constricting bands
  • Congenital shortening of tendon
  • Poland syndrome

Code Tree

Q00-Q99 - Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
  • Q65-Q79 - Congenital malformations and deformations of the musculoskeletal system
    • Q79 - Congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system, not elsewhere classified
      • Q79.0 - Congenital diaphragmatic hernia
      • Q79.1 - Other congenital malformations of diaphragm
      • Q79.2 - Exomphalos
      • Q79.3 - Gastroschisis
      • Q79.4 - Prune belly syndrome
      • Q79.5 - Other congenital malformations of abdominal wall
      • Q79.6 - Ehlers-Danlos syndromes
      • Q79.8 - Other congenital malformations of musculoskeletal system
      • Q79.9 - Congenital malformation of musculoskeletal system, unspecified

Map to ⑨

Q79.8 converts approximately to one of the following ICD-9-CM codes:
  • 756.81 - Absence of muscle and tendon
  • 756.82 - Accessory muscle
  • 756.89 - Other specified anomalies of muscle, tendon, fascia, and connective tissue
  • 756.9 - Other and unspecified anomalies of musculoskeletal system
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