ICD-9 code 754.6 for Congenital valgus deformities of feet is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -CONGENITAL ANOMALIES (740-759).
Excludes: valgus deformity of foot (acquired) (736.79)
Includes: nonteratogenic deformities which are considered to be due to intrauterine malposition and pressure
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