Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 762.3
Placental transfusion syndromes affecting fetus or newborn
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: Placent transfusion syn.
  • ICD-9-CM 762.3 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 762.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Placental and cord abnormality resulting in twin-to-twin or other transplacental transfusion
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to indicate resultant condition in newborn:
    • fetal blood loss (772.0)
    • polycythemia neonatorum (776.4)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 762.3 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 762.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P02.3 Newborn (suspected to be) affected by placental transfusion syndromes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 762.3:
  • Placenta, placental
    • transfusion syndromes 762.3
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • placental
      • dysfunction 762.2
      • insufficiency 762.2
      • transfusion 762.3
    • twin-to-twin transfusion 762.3
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