ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 767.4

Spinal cord inj at birth

Diagnosis Code 767.4

ICD-9: 767.4
Short Description: Spinal cord inj at birth
Long Description: Injury to spine and spinal cord due to birth trauma
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 767.4

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (760–779)
    • Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (764-779)
      • 767 Birth trauma

Information for Medical Professionals


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  • P11.5 - Birth injury to spine and spinal cord

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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