ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 767.7

Nerve inj NEC at birth

Diagnosis Code 767.7

ICD-9: 767.7
Short Description: Nerve inj NEC at birth
Long Description: Other cranial and peripheral nerve injuries due to birth trauma
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 767.7

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

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