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hallux abductovalgus dx

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    what icd-9 can I use for hallux abductovalgus metatarsus primus varus (not congenital)?

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    735.8
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    Isn't 735.8 a toe deformity code? Metatarsus primus varus is a metatarsal problem? I am going back and forth between 736.79 and 733.99. but I am also looking for a definite code on this...

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    How about 754.52?
    Peggy Y, Green, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CRC
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    754.52 is congenital.

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    Use 735.0 Hallux valgus

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