Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 760.71
Alcohol affecting fetus or newborn via placenta or breast milk
  • Short description: Maternl alc aff NB/fetus.
  • ICD-9-CM 760.71 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 760.71 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 760.71.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 760.71: 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Fetal alcohol syndrome
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 760.71 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P04.3 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by maternal use of alcohol
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q86.0 Fetal alcohol syndrome (dysmorphic)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 760.71:
  • Absorption
    • alcohol, through placenta or breast milk 760.71
    • chemical NEC 989.9
      • specified chemical or substance - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
      • through placenta or breast milk (fetus or newborn) 760.70
    • drug NEC (see also Reaction, drug)
      • through placenta or breast milk (fetus or newborn) 760.70
  • Addiction - see also Dependence
    • alcoholic (ethyl) (methyl) (wood) 303.9
      • complicating pregnancy, childbirth, or puerperium 648.4
        • affecting fetus or newborn 760.71
      • suspected damage to fetus affecting management of pregnancy 655.4
  • Alcohol, alcoholic
    • addiction (see also Alcoholism) 303.9
      • maternal
        • with suspected fetal damage affecting management of pregnancy 655.4
        • affecting fetus or newborn 760.71
  • Alcoholism 303.9
    • complicating pregnancy, childbirth, or puerperium 648.4
      • affecting fetus or newborn 760.71
  • Fetal
    • alcohol syndrome 760.71
  • Intoxication
    • chemical - see also Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • drug 292.89
      • with delirium 292.81
      • correct substance properly administered (see also Allergy, drug) 995.27
      • newborn 779.4
      • obstetric anesthetic or sedation 668.9
        • affecting fetus or newborn 763.5
      • overdose or wrong substance given or taken - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
      • pathologic 292.2
      • specific to newborn 779.4
      • via placenta or breast milk 760.70
  • Maternal condition, affecting fetus or newborn
  • Noxious
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • fetal alcohol 760.71
      • late effect 760.71
  • Transmission of chemical substances through the placenta (affecting fetus or newborn) 760.70
    • alcohol 760.71
  • Withdrawal symptoms, syndrome
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