Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 777.4
Transitory ileus of newborn
  • Short description: Transitory ileus of NB.
  • ICD-9-CM 777.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 777.4 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 777.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 777.4: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 777.4 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM P76.1 Transitory ileus of newborn
777.4 Excludes
  • Hirschsprung's disease (751.3)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 777.4:
  • Ileus (adynamic) (bowel) (colon) (inhibitory) (intestine) (neurogenic) (paralytic) 560.1
    • transitory, newborn 777.4
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • intestine (mechanical) (neurogenic) (paroxysmal) (postinfectional) (reflex) 560.9
      • with
        • adhesions (intestinal) (peritoneal) 560.81
        • hernia - see also Hernia, by site, with obstruction
          • gangrenous - see Hernia, by site, with gangrene
      • adynamic (see also Ileus) 560.1
      • by gallstone 560.31
      • congenital or infantile (small) 751.1
      • due to
      • impaction 560.32
      • infantile - see Obstruction, intestine, congenital
      • newborn
      • specified cause NEC 560.89
      • transitory, newborn 777.4
      • volvulus 560.2
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