ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 756.9

Musculoskel anom NEC/NOS

Diagnosis Code 756.9

ICD-9: 756.9
Short Description: Musculoskel anom NEC/NOS
Long Description: Other and unspecified anomalies of musculoskeletal system
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 756.9

Code Classification
  • Congenital anomalies (740–759)
    • Congenital anomalies (740-759)
      • 756 Other congenital musculoskeletal anomalies

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Aberrant forearm extensor muscle
  • Aberrant forearm flexor muscle
  • Aberrant intrinsic muscles of hand
  • Aberrant muscle of the lower limb
  • Aberrant muscle of the upper limb
  • Abnormal endochondral bone formation
  • Absence of bone in arm
  • Absent bone in foot
  • Absent bone in hand
  • Absent patella
  • Accessory ossification center
  • Acephalogaster
  • Achondrogenesis, type IA
  • Acromesomelic dysplasia group
  • Acroscyphodysplasia
  • Atelosteogenesis type 2
  • Atelosteogenesis/diastrophic dysplasia
  • Autosomal recessive spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia
  • Beals auriculo-osteodysplasia syndrome
  • Bone absent
  • Bone island
  • Boomerang dysplasia
  • Brachydactyly syndrome type E
  • Chondrodysplasia punctata
  • Combined malformation of central nervous system and skeletal muscle
  • Congenital absence of skeletal bone
  • Congenital anomaly of bone and joint
  • Congenital anomaly of cartilage
  • Congenital anomaly of hyoid bone
  • Congenital anomaly of joint
  • Congenital anomaly of musculoskeletal structure of trunk
  • Congenital anomaly of musculoskeletal system
  • Congenital anomaly of skeletal bone
  • Congenital connective tissue disorder
  • Congenital skeletal dysplasia
  • Cranioectodermal dysplasia
  • Defects of the tubular
  • Deposition in skeletal muscle
  • Desbuquois syndrome
  • Disorder of bone development
  • Disorder: ectopic bone tissue, congenital
  • Disorganized development of cartilaginous and fibrous components of the skeleton
  • Dysosteosclerosis
  • Dysostosis
  • Dysostosis multiplex
  • Dysostosis multiplex group
  • Dysplasia with decreased bone density
  • Dysplasia with defective mineralization
  • Dysplasia with increased bone density
  • Dysplasias with significant membranous bone involvement
  • Endosteal hyperostoses
  • Endosteal hyperostoses with cerebellar hypoplasia
  • Epiphyseal dysplasia
  • Familial expansile osteolysis
  • Finding of arrangement of skeletal muscle
  • Hereditary acrosteolysis
  • Hypochondrogenesis
  • Hypochondroplasia
  • Idiopathic multicentric osteolysis
  • Idiopathic osteolyses
  • Infantile myofibromatosis
  • Jarcho-Levin syndrome
  • Kniest dysplasia
  • Kniest-Stickler dysplasia
  • Leri's pleonosteosis syndrome
  • Lordosis in skeletal dysplasia
  • Mesomelic dysplasia
  • Metaphyseal anadysplasia
  • Mild spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia with premature onset arthrosis
  • Multiple congenital articular rigidities
  • Multiple dislocations with dysplasia
  • Myopathy with abnormality of histochemical fiber type
  • Myopathy with tubular aggregates
  • Paralytic calcification / ossification of muscle
  • Precocious osteodysplasty
  • Progressive pseudorheumatoid dysplasia
  • Pseudoachondroplastic spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia syndrome
  • Pseudochondroplasia
  • Pseudodiastrophic dysplasia
  • Raine dysplasia
  • Schneckenbecken dysplasia
  • Scypho-patellar dysplasia
  • Sialic storage disease
  • Sponastrime dysplasia
  • Spondylodysplasia
  • Spondylodysplasia, Luton type
  • Spondylodysplasia, San Diego type
  • Spondylodysplasia, Torrance type
  • Spondylodysplastic group
  • Spondyloenchondrodysplasia
  • Spondyloenchondromatosis with basal ganglia calcification
  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal disorder
  • Spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia with joint laxity
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenita group
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia tarda
  • Spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia with congenital joint dislocations
  • Tarsal-carpal coalition syndrome
  • Type IV short rib polydactyly syndrome

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Birth Defects

A birth defect is a problem that happens while a baby is developing in the mother's body. Most birth defects happen during the first 3 months of pregnancy. One out of every 33 babies in the United States is born with a birth defect.

A birth defect may affect how the body looks, works or both. Some birth defects like cleft lip or neural tube defects are structural problems that can be easy to see. To find others, like heart defects, doctors use special tests. Birth defects can vary from mild to severe. Some result from exposures to medicines or chemicals. For example, alcohol abuse can cause fetal alcohol syndrome. Infections during pregnancy can also result in birth defects. For most birth defects, the cause is unknown.

Some birth defects can be prevented. Taking folic acid can help prevent some birth defects. Talk to your doctor about any medicines you take. Some medicines can cause serious birth defects.

Babies with birth defects may need surgery or other medical treatments. Today, doctors can diagnose many birth defects in the womb. This enables them to treat or even correct some problems before the baby is born.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Intersex

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Muscle Disorders

Also called: Myopathy

Your muscles help you move and help your body work. Different types of muscles have different jobs. There are many problems that can affect muscles. Muscle disorders can cause weakness, pain or even paralysis.

Causes of muscle disorders include

  • Injury or overuse, such as sprains or strains, cramps or tendinitis
  • A genetic disorder, such as muscular dystrophy
  • Some cancers
  • Inflammation, such as myositis
  • Diseases of nerves that affect muscles
  • Infections
  • Certain medicines

Sometimes the cause is not known.

  • Caring for muscle spasticity or spasms
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Contracture deformity
  • Creatine phosphokinase test
  • Electromyography
  • Eyelid twitch
  • Hypotonia
  • Muscle aches
  • Muscle atrophy
  • Muscle biopsy
  • Muscle function loss
  • Muscle twitching
  • Myopathic changes
  • Myotonia congenita
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Volkmann ischemic contracture
  • Weakness

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