Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 772.0
Fetal blood loss
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: NB fetal blood loss NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 772.0 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 772.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Fetal blood loss from:
    • cut end of co-twin's cord
    • placenta
    • ruptured cord
    • vasa previa
  • Fetal exsanguination
  • Fetal hemorrhage into:
    • co-twin
    • mother's circulation
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 772.0 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 772.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.0 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss from vasa previa
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.1 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss from ruptured cord
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.2 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss from placenta
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.3 Newborn affected by hemorrhage into co-twin
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.4 Newborn affected by hemorrhage into maternal circulation
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.5 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss from cut end of co-twin's cord
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P50.8 Newborn affected by other intrauterine (fetal) blood loss
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 772.0:
  • Exsanguination, fetal 772.0
  • Fetomaternal hemorrhage
    • fetus or newborn 772.0
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • cord, newborn 772.0
    • fetomaternal 772.0
      • affecting management of pregnancy or puerperium 656.0
    • fetus, fetal, affecting newborn 772.0
      • from
        • cut end of co-twin's cord 772.0
        • placenta 772.0
        • ruptured cord 772.0
        • vasa previa 772.0
      • into
        • co-twin 772.0
        • mother's circulation 772.0
          • affecting management of pregnancy or puerperium 656.0
    • funis
      • affecting fetus or newborn 772.0
      • complicating delivery 663.8
    • umbilicus, umbilical cord 772.0
      • after birth, newborn 772.3
      • complicating delivery 663.8
        • affecting fetus or newborn 772.0
      • slipped ligature 772.3
      • stump 772.3
    • vasa previa 663.5
      • affecting fetus or newborn 772.0
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • umbilical cord 663.8
      • fetus or newborn 772.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • parabiotic (transfusion)
      • donor (twin) 772.0
      • recipient (twin) 776.4
    • transfusion
      • fetal-maternal 772.0
      • twin
        • donor (infant) 772.0
        • recipient (infant) 776.4
  • Tear, torn (traumatic) - see also Wound, open, by site
    • umbilical cord
      • affecting fetus or newborn 772.0
      • complicating delivery 663.8
  • Transfusion, blood
    • syndrome
      • fetomaternal 772.0
      • twin-to-twin
        • blood loss (donor twin) 772.0
        • recipient twin 776.4
  • Vasa previa 663.5
    • hemorrhage from, affecting fetus or newborn 772.0
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