ICD-10-CM Code M95.9

Acquired deformity of musculoskeletal system, unspecified

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

M95.9 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of acquired deformity of musculoskeletal system, unspecified. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code M95.9 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like acquired musculoskeletal deformity, acquired skeletal deformity, angulation deformity of bone - finding, bowing deformity of bone, deformation of bone, deformity after injury, etc

ICD-10:M95.9
Short Description:Acquired deformity of musculoskeletal system, unspecified
Long Description:Acquired deformity of musculoskeletal system, unspecified

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code M95.9 are found in the index:


Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Acquired musculoskeletal deformity
  • Acquired skeletal deformity
  • Angulation deformity of bone - finding
  • Bowing deformity of bone
  • Deformation of bone
  • Deformity after injury
  • Deformity due to and following burn
  • Deformity of bone
  • Disorder due to and following burn
  • O/E - bone abnormality
  • O/E - bone deformed
  • Osteopathies, chondropathies and acquired musculoskeletal deformities
  • Protrusion of bone
  • Rotational deformity of bone

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code M95.9 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

  • 564 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 565 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 566 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert M95.9 to ICD-9

  • 738.9 - Acq deformity NOS (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Other disorders of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M95)
      • Oth acquired deformities of ms sys and connective tissue (M95)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020