ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 799.01


Diagnosis Code 799.01

ICD-9: 799.01
Short Description: Asphyxia
Long Description: Asphyxia
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 799.01

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

Information for Medical Professionals

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