ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V39.00

Liveborn NOS-hosp w/o cs

Diagnosis Code V39.00

ICD-9: V39.00
Short Description: Liveborn NOS-hosp w/o cs
Long Description: Liveborn, unspecified whether single, twin or multiple, born in hospital, delivered without mention of cesarean section
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V39.00

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services (E)
    • Liveborn infants according to type of birth (V30-V39)
      • V39 Unspecified

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
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Newborn diagnoses: Age of 0 years; a subset of diagnoses intended only for newborns and neonates.

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V39.00 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Newborn (infant) (liveborn)
      • unspecified as to single or multiple birth
        • born in hospital (without mention of cesarean delivery or section) V39.00
          • with cesarean delivery or section V39.01

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