Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 770.83
Cyanotic attacks of newborn
  • Short description: Cyanotic attack, newborn.
  • ICD-9-CM 770.83 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 770.83 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 770.83 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P28.2 Cyanotic attacks of newborn
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 770.83:
  • Acrocyanosis 443.89
    • newborn 770.83
      • meaning transient blue hands and feet - omit code
  • Attack
    • cyanotic, newborn 770.83
  • Cyanopathy, newborn 770.83
  • Cyanosis 782.5
    • congenital 770.83
    • fetus or newborn 770.83
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