Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 763.6
Precipitate delivery affecting fetus or newborn
  • Short description: Precipitate del aff NB.
  • ICD-9-CM 763.6 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 763.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 763.6.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 763.6: 2012 2013 2014 2015.
Applies To
  • Rapid second stage
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 763.6 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM P03.5 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by precipitate delivery
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 763.6:
  • Birth
    • precipitate, fetus or newborn 763.6
  • Delivery
    • precipitate 661.3
      • affecting fetus or newborn 763.6
  • Labor (see also Delivery)
    • precipitate 661.3
      • affecting fetus or newborn 763.6
  • Precipitate labor 661.3
    • affecting fetus or newborn 763.6
  • Rapid
    • second stage (delivery) 661.3
      • affecting fetus or newborn 763.6
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