ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 768.6

Mild/mod birth asphyxia

Diagnosis Code 768.6

ICD-9: 768.6
Short Description: Mild/mod birth asphyxia
Long Description: Mild or moderate birth asphyxia
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 768.6

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (760–779)
    • Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (764-779)
      • 768 Intrauterine hypoxia and birth asphyxia
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