Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 766.0
Exceptionally large baby
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • ICD-9-CM 766.0 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 766.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Note
Usually implies a birthweight of 4,500 grams or more.
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 766.0 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 766.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P08.0 Exceptionally large newborn baby
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 766.0:
  • Excess, excessive, excessively
    • large
      • colon 564.7
      • fetus or infant 766.0
        • with obstructed labor 660.1
        • affecting management of pregnancy 656.6
        • causing disproportion 653.5
      • newborn (weight of 4500 grams or more) 766.0
      • organ or site, congenital NEC - see Anomaly, specified type NEC
  • Heavy-for-dates (fetus or infant) 766.1
    • 4500 grams or more 766.0
    • exceptionally 766.0
  • Large
    • baby (regardless of gestational age) 766.1
      • exceptionally (weight of 4500 grams or more) 766.0
      • of diabetic mother 775.0
    • for dates
      • fetus or newborn (regardless of gestational age) 766.1
        • affecting management of pregnancy 656.6
        • exceptionally (weight of 4500 grams or more) 766.0
  • Oversize
    • fetus (weight of 4500 grams or more) 766.0
      • affecting management of pregnancy 656.6
      • causing disproportion 653.5
        • with obstructed labor 660.1
        • affecting fetus or newborn 763.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 766.0 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.