Other congenital musculoskeletal deformities Q68-

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as Q68. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • reduction defects of limb(s) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q71

    Reduction defects of upper limb

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Q71
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q73

    Reduction defects of unspecified limb

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Q73
    )
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (Q68) and the excluded code together.
  • congenital myotonic chondrodystrophy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G71.13

    Myotonic chondrodystrophy

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Chondrodystrophic myotonia
    • Congenital myotonic chondrodystrophy
    • Schwartz-Jampel disease
    G71.13
    )
Codes
  • Q68 Other congenital musculoskeletal deformities
    • Q68.0 Congenital deformity of sternocleidomastoid muscle
    • Q68.1 Congenital deformity of finger(s) and hand
    • Q68.2 Congenital deformity of knee
    • Q68.3 Congenital bowing of femur
    • Q68.4 Congenital bowing of tibia and fibula
    • Q68.5 Congenital bowing of long bones of leg, unspecified
    • Q68.6 Discoid meniscus
    • Q68.8 Other specified congenital musculoskeletal deformities