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Q68.3 - Congenital bowing of femur

The ICD 10 Code for Congenital bowing of femur is listed as Q68.3.
Additional information concerning this code and description can be found below including ICD 9 crosswalks / GEMS, chapter information, and DRGs where available.

ICD 10 CM Field Value
Diagnosis Code: Q68.3
Description: Congenital bowing of femur
  • Excludes1: anteversion of femur (neck) (Q65.89)
Diagnostic Related Groups
(MS-DRG v30.0)
564 - Other Musculoskeletal Sys & Connective Tissue Diagnoses W Mcc
565 - Other Musculoskeletal Sys & Connective Tissue Diagnoses W Cc
566 - Other Musculoskeletal Sys & Connective Tissue Diagnoses W/o Cc/mcc
Chapter Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
Block Congenital malformations and deformations of the musculoskeletal system (Q65-Q79)
Parent Q68 - Other congenital musculoskeletal deformities
ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS):
ICD 9 Dx Code: 754.42 - Congenital bowing of femur
ICD-10-CM Siblings (same level / similar specificity) of Q68.3:
Q68.0 - Congenital deformity of sternocleidomastoid muscle
Q68.1 - Congenital deformity of finger(s) and hand
Q68.2 - Congenital deformity of knee
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