Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 770.14
Aspiration of clear amniotic fluid with respiratory symptoms
  • Short description: Amniotic asp w resp sym.
  • ICD-9-CM 770.14 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 770.14 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 770.14.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 770.14: 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Aspiration of clear amniotic fluid with pneumonia
  • Aspiration of clear amniotic fluid with pneumonitis
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify any secondary pulmonary hypertension (416.8), if applicable
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 770.14 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P24.11 Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus with respiratory symptoms
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 770.14:
  • Aspiration
    • amniotic fluid 770.13
      • with respiratory symptoms 770.14
    • clear amniotic fluid 770.13
      • with
        • pneumonia 770.14
        • pneumonitis 770.14
        • respiratory symptoms 770.14
  • Birth
    • strangulation or suffocation
      • due to aspiration of clear amniotic fluid 770.13
        • with respiratory symptoms 770.14
      • mechanical 767.8
  • Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular) 486
  • Pneumonitis (acute) (primary) (see also Pneumonia) 486
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