ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 736.76

Calcaneus deformity NEC

Diagnosis Code 736.76

ICD-9: 736.76
Short Description: Calcaneus deformity NEC
Long Description: Other acquired calcaneus deformity
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 736.76

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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  • Acquired valgus heel
  • Acquired varus heel
  • Congenital absence of calcaneus
  • Deformity of calcaneum
  • Dorsiflexion deformity of foot
  • Postural calcaneovalgus
  • Valgus heel

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 736.76 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Deformity 738.9
      • heel (acquired) 736.76
        • congenital 755.67
    • Talipes (congenital) 754.70
      • calcaneovalgus 754.62
        • acquired 736.76
      • calcaneovarus 754.59
        • acquired 736.76
      • calcaneus 754.79
        • acquired 736.76

Information for Patients

Foot Injuries and Disorders

Each of your feet has 26 bones, 33 joints, and more than 100 tendons, muscles, and ligaments. No wonder a lot of things can go wrong. Here are a few common problems:

  • Bunions - hard, painful bumps on the big toe joint
  • Corns and calluses - thickened skin from friction or pressure
  • Plantar warts - warts on the soles of your feet
  • Fallen arches - also called flat feet

Ill-fitting shoes often cause these problems. Aging and being overweight also increase your chances of having foot problems.

  • Claw foot
  • Clubfoot
  • Clubfoot repair
  • Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
  • Extremity x-ray
  • Flat feet
  • Foot pain
  • Foot sprain - aftercare
  • Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
  • Hand or foot spasms
  • High arch
  • Leg or foot amputation
  • Metatarsal fracture (acute) - aftercare
  • Metatarsal stress fractures - aftercare
  • Metatarsus adductus
  • Morton's neuroma

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