Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 764.0
Light-for-dates infant without mention of fetal malnutrition
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 764.0 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Infants underweight for gestational age
  • "Small-for-dates"
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 764.0:
  • Light-for-dates (infant) 764.0
    • with signs of fetal malnutrition 764.1
    • affecting management of pregnancy 656.5
  • Low
    • birthweight 765.1
      • extreme (less than 1000 grams) 765.0
      • for gestational age 764.0
      • status (see also Status, low birth weight) V21.30
  • Small, smallness
    • for dates
      • fetus or newborn 764.0
        • with malnutrition 764.1
        • affecting management of pregnancy 656.5
    • infant, term 764.0
      • with malnutrition 764.1
      • affecting management of pregnancy 656.5
  • Small-for-dates (see also Light-for-dates) 764.0
    • affecting management of pregnancy 656.5
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