Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 762.2
Other and unspecified morphological and functional abnormalities of placenta affecting fetus or newborn
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: Abn plac NEC/NOS aff NB.
  • ICD-9-CM 762.2 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 762.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Placental:
    • dysfunction
    • infarction
    • insufficiency
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 762.2 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 762.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P02.29 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by other morphological and functional abnormalities of placenta
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 762.2:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • placenta
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.2
      • complicating pregnancy or childbirth 656.7
  • Infarct, infarction
    • placenta (complicating pregnancy) 656.7
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.2
  • Placenta, placental
    • abnormal, abnormality 656.7
      • with hemorrhage 641.8
        • affecting fetus or newborn 762.1
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.2
    • disease 656.7
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.2
    • infarction 656.7
      • affecting fetus or newborn 762.2
    • insufficiency
      • affecting
        • fetus or newborn 762.2
        • management of pregnancy 656.5
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • placental
      • dysfunction 762.2
      • insufficiency 762.2
      • transfusion 762.3
    • yellow vernix (placental dysfunction) 762.2
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