ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 799.1

Respiratory arrest

Diagnosis Code 799.1

ICD-9: 799.1
Short Description: Respiratory arrest
Long Description: Respiratory arrest
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 799.1

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions (780–799)
    • 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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  • R09.2 - Respiratory arrest

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 799.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Arrest, arrested
      • respiratory 799.1
        • newborn 770.87
    • Depression 311
      • central nervous system 799.1
        • newborn 779.2
    • Failure, failed
      • cardiorespiratory 799.1
        • specified during or due to a procedure 997.1
          • long-term effect of cardiac surgery 429.4

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