ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 798.2

Death within 24 hr sympt

Diagnosis Code 798.2

ICD-9: 798.2
Short Description: Death within 24 hr sympt
Long Description: Death occurring in less than 24 hours from onset of symptoms, not otherwise explained
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 798.2

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions
    • Ill-defined and unknown causes of morbidity and mortality (797-799)
      • 798 Sudden death, cause unknown
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