Non-specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 655.8
Other known or suspected fetal abnormality not elsewhere classified affecting management of mother
  • There are 3 ICD-9-CM codes below 655.8 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
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ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 655.8:
  • Complications
    • intrauterine contraceptive device (see also Complications, contraceptive device) 996.76
      • with fetal damage affecting management of pregnancy 655.8
      • infection or inflammation 996.65
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) (without sickness) V22.2
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