ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 736.02

Cubitus varus

Diagnosis Code 736.02

ICD-9: 736.02
Short Description: Cubitus varus
Long Description: Cubitus varus (acquired)
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 736.02

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Osteopathies, chondropathies, and acquired musculoskeletal deformities (730-739)
      • 736 Other acquired deformities of limbs

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 736.02 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Bowing
      • forearm 736.09
        • toward midline (cubitus varus) 736.02
      • radius 736.09
        • toward midline (cubitus varus) 736.02
    • Cubitus
      • varus (acquired) 736.02
        • congenital 755.59
        • late effect of rickets 268.1
    • Deformity 738.9
      • gunstock 736.02

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