ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 798.9

Unattended death

Diagnosis Code 798.9

ICD-9: 798.9
Short Description: Unattended death
Long Description: Unattended death
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 798.9

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions (780–799)
    • Ill-defined and unknown causes of morbidity and mortality (797-799)
      • 798 Sudden death, cause unknown
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