755 Other congenital anomalies of limbs

Division of Community Health & Prevention
High Risk Infant Follow-Up
Program Manual For Local Health Departments
July 2010


Classification of Disease and Injuries

14. Congenital Anomalies (740-759)

755 Other congenital anomalies of limbs

Excludes:

  • those deformities classifiable to 754.0-754.8
755.0

Polydactyly

0  Polydactyly, unspecified digits

  • Supernumerary digits

1  Of fingers

  • Accessory fingers

2  Of toes

  • Accessory toes
755.1_

Syndactyly

  • Symphalangy
  • Webbing of digits

0  Of multiple and unspecified sites

1  Of fingers without fusion of bone

2  Of fingers with fusion of bone

3  Of toes without fusion of bone

4  Of toes with fusion of bone

755.2_

Reduction deformities of upper limb

0  Unspecified reduction deformity of upper limb

  • Ectromelia NOS of upper limb
  • Hemimelia NOS of upper limb
  • Shortening of arm, congenital

1  Transverse deficiency of upper limb

  • Amelia of upper limb
  • Congenital absence of:
    • fingers, all (complete or partial)
    • forearm, including hand and fingers
    • upper limb, complete
  • Congenital amputation of upper limb
  • Transverse hemimelia of upper limb

2  Longitudinal deficiency of upper limb, NEC

  • Phocomelia NOS of upper limb
  • Rudimentary arm

3  Longitudinal deficiency, combined, involving humerus, radius, and ulna (complete or incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of arm and forearm (complete or incomplete) with or without metacarpal deficiency and/or phalangeal deficiency, incomplete
  • Phocomelia, complete, of upper limb

4  Longitudinal deficiency, humeral, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of humerus (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)
  • Proximal phocomelia of upper limb

5  Longitudinal deficiency, radioulnar, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of radius and ulna (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)
  • Distal phocomelia of upper limb

6  Longitudinal deficiency, radial, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Agenesis of radius
  • Congenital absence of radius (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)

7  Longitudinal deficiency, ulnar, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Agenesis of ulna
  • Congenital absence of ulna (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)

8  Longitudinal deficiency, carpals or metacarpals, complete or partial (with or without incomplete phalangeal deficiency)

9  Longitudinal deficiency, phalanges, complete or partial

  • Absence of finger, congenital
  • Aphalangia of upper limb, terminal, complete or partial

Excludes:

  • terminal deficiency of all five digits (755.21)
  • transverse deficiency of phalanges (755.21)
755.3_

Reduction deformities of lower limb

0  Unspecified reduction deformity of lower limb

  • Ectromelia NOS of lower limb
  • Hemimelia NOS of lower limb
  • Shortening of leg, congenital

1  Transverse deficiency of lower limb

  • Amelia of lower limb
  • Congenital absence of:
    • foot
    • leg, including foot and toes
    • lower limb, complete
    • toes, all, complete
  • Transverse hemimelia of lower limb

2  Longitudinal deficiency of lower limb, NEC

  • Phocomelia NOS of lower limb

3 Longitudinal deficiency, combined, involving femur, tibia, and fibula (complete or incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of thigh and (lower) leg (complete or incomplete) with or without metacarpal deficiency and/or phalangeal deficiency, incomplete
  • Phocomelia, complete, of lower limb

4  Longitudinal deficiency, femoral, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of femur (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)
  • Proximal phocomelia of lower limb

5  Longitudinal deficiency, tibiofibular, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Congenital absence of tibia and fibula (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)
  • Distal phocomelia of lower limb

6  Longitudinal deficiency, tibia, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Agenesis of tibia
  • Congenital absence of tibia (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)

7  Longitudinal deficiency, fibular, complete or partial (with or without distal deficiencies, incomplete)

  • Agenesis of fibula
  • Congenital absence of fibula (with or without absence of some [but not all] distal elements)

8  Longitudinal deficiency, tarsals or metatarsals, complete or partial (with or without incomplete phalangeal deficiency)

9  Longitudinal deficiency, phalanges, complete or partial

  • Absence of toe, congenital
  • Aphalangia of lower limb, terminal, complete or partial
  • Excludes:
    • terminal deficiency of all five digits (755.31)
    • transverse deficiency of phalanges (755.31)
755.4 Reduction deformities, unspecified limb
  • Absence, congenital (complete or partial) of limb NOS
  • Amelia of unspecified limb
  • Ectromelia of unspecified limb
  • Hemimelia of unspecified limb
  • Phocomelia of unspecified limb
755.5_

Other anomalies of upper limb, including shoulder girdle

0  Unspecified anomaly of upper limb

1  Congenital deformity of clavicle

2  Congenital elevation of scapula

  • Sprengel's deformity

3  Radioulnar synostosis

4  Madelung's deformity

5  Acrocephalosyndactyly

  • Apert's syndrome

6  Accessory carpal bones

7  Macrodactylia (fingers)

8  Cleft hand, congenital

  • Lobster-claw hand

9  Other

  • Cleidocranial dysostosis
  • Cubitus:
    • valgus, congenital
    • varus, congenital
  • Excludes:
    • club hand (congenital) (754.89)
    • congenital dislocation of elbow (754.89)
755.6_

Other anomalies of lower limb, including pelvic girdle

0  Unspecified anomaly of lower limb

1  Coxa valga, congenital

2  Coxa vara, congenital

3  Other congenital deformity of hip (joint)

  • Congenital anteversion of femur (neck)
  • Excludes:
    • congenital dislocation of hip (754.30-754.35)

4  Congenital deformity of knee (joint)

  • Congenital:
    • absence of patella
    • genu valgum [knock-knee]
    • genu varum [bowleg]
  • Rudimentary patella

5  Macrodactylia of toes

6  Other anomalies of toes

  • Congenital:
    • hallux valgus
    • hallux varus
    • hammer toe

7  Anomalies of foot, NEC

  • Astragaloscaphoid synostosis
  • Calcaneonavicular bar
  • Coalition of calcaneus
  • Talonavicular synostosis
  • Tarsal coalitions

9  Other

  • Congenital:
    • angulation of tibia
    • deformity (of):
      • ankle (joint)
      • sacroiliac (joint)
    • fusion of sacroiliac joint
755.8 Other specified anomalies of unspecified limb
755.9

Unspecified anomaly of unspecified limb

  • Congenital:
    • anomaly NOS of unspecified limb
    • deformity NOS of unspecified limb

Excludes:

  • reduction deformity of unspecified limb (755.4)