Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 771.0
Congenital rubella
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • ICD-9-CM 771.0 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 771.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Congenital rubella pneumonitis
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 771.0 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 771.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P35.0 Congenital rubella syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 771.0:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • rubella (see also Rubella) 056.9
      • congenital 771.0
  • Maternal condition, affecting fetus or newborn
    • rubella (conditions classifiable to 056) 760.2
      • manifest rubella in the infant or fetus 771.0
  • Pneumonitis (acute) (primary) (see also Pneumonia) 486
    • congenital rubella 771.0
    • rubella, congenital 771.0
  • Rubella (German measles) 056.9
    • congenital 771.0
    • maternal
      • with suspected fetal damage affecting management of pregnancy 655.3
      • affecting fetus or newborn 760.2
        • manifest rubella in infant 771.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • rubella (congenital) 771.0
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 771.0 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.