ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 777.3

Swallowed blood syndrome

Diagnosis Code 777.3

ICD-9: 777.3
Short Description: Swallowed blood syndrome
Long Description: Hematemesis and melena of newborn due to swallowed maternal blood
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 777.3

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (760–779)
    • Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (764-779)
      • 777 Perinatal disorders of digestive system

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