Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 761.1
Premature rupture of membranes affecting fetus or newborn
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Premat rupt memb aff NB.
  • ICD-9-CM 761.1 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 761.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 761.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P01.1 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by premature rupture of membranes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 761.1:
  • Birth
    • dry, affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
  • Leakage
    • amniotic fluid 658.1
      • with delayed delivery 658.2
      • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
  • Premature - see also condition
    • rupture of membranes or amnion 658.1
      • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
      • delayed delivery following 658.2
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • membranes (spontaneous)
      • artificial
        • delayed delivery following 658.3
          • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
          • fetus or newborn 761.1
      • delayed delivery following 658.2
        • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
      • premature (less than 24 hours prior to onset of labor) 658.1
        • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
        • delayed delivery following 658.2
          • affecting fetus or newborn 761.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 761.1 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.