ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 770.5

NB atelectasis NEC/NOS

Diagnosis Code 770.5

ICD-9: 770.5
Short Description: NB atelectasis NEC/NOS
Long Description: Other and unspecified atelectasis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 770.5

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (760–779)
    • Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (764-779)
      • 770 Other respiratory conditions of fetus and newborn

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