Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 770.11
Meconium aspiration without respiratory symptoms
  • Short description: MECONIUM ASP WO RESP SYM.
  • ICD-9-CM 770.11 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 770.11 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 770.11.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 770.11: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Meconium aspiration NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 770.11 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P24.00 Meconium aspiration without respiratory symptoms
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 770.11:
  • Aspiration
    • meconium 770.11
      • with
      • below vocal cords 770.11
        • with respiratory symptoms 770.12
  • Inhalation
    • meconium (fetus or newborn) 770.11
      • with respiratory symptoms 770.12
  • Insufflation
    • meconium 770.11
      • with respiratory symptoms 770.12
  • Meconium
    • aspiration 770.11
    • insufflation 770.11
      • with respiratory symptoms 770.12
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