ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 736.09

Forearm deformity NEC

Diagnosis Code 736.09

ICD-9: 736.09
Short Description: Forearm deformity NEC
Long Description: Other acquired deformities of forearm, excluding fingers
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 736.09

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

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Accoucheur's hand
  • Acquired fixed flexion deformity of the wrist
  • Acquired forearm deformity
  • Deformity of carpal bone
  • Deformity of metacarpal
  • Flexion deformity of hand
  • On examination - hands - big, spade-like
  • On examination - hands - ulnar deviation
  • On examination - hands-rheumatoid spindling
  • Preacher's hand
  • Radial deviation of hand
  • Radial deviation of the wrist
  • Spade-like hand
  • Trident hand
  • Ulnar deviation of hand
  • Ulnar deviation of the wrist

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