Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 772.8
Other specified hemorrhage of fetus or newborn
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: Neonatal hemorrhage NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 772.8 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 772.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
772.8 Excludes
  • hemorrhagic disease of newborn (776.0)
  • pulmonary hemorrhage (770.3)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 772.8 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 772.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P54.8 Other specified neonatal hemorrhages
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 772.8:
  • Hematoma (skin surface intact) (traumatic) - see also Contusion
    • brain (traumatic) 853.0
      • with
        • cerebral
          • contusion - see Contusion, brain
          • laceration - see Laceration, brain
        • open intracranial wound 853.1
        • skull fracture - see Fracture, skull, by site
      • extradural or epidural 852.4
      • fetus or newborn NEC 767.0
      • nontraumatic (see also Hemorrhage, brain) 431
        • epidural or extradural 432.0
        • newborn NEC 772.8
        • subarachnoid, arachnoid, or meningeal (see also Hemorrhage, subarachnoid) 430
        • subdural (see also Hemorrhage, subdural) 432.1
      • subarachnoid, arachnoid, or meningeal 852.0
        • with open intracranial wound 852.1
        • fetus or newborn 772.2
        • nontraumatic (see also Hemorrhage, subarachnoid) 430
      • subdural 852.2
        • with open intracranial wound 852.3
        • fetus or newborn (localized) 767.0
        • nontraumatic (see also Hemorrhage, subdural) 432.1
  • Hemopericardium (with effusion) 423.0
    • newborn 772.8
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • conjunctiva 372.72
      • newborn 772.8
    • internal (organs) 459.0
      • capsule (see also Hemorrhage brain) 431
      • ear 386.8
      • newborn 772.8
    • mucous membrane NEC 459.0
      • newborn 772.8
    • nasal turbinate 784.7
      • newborn 772.8
    • newborn 772.9
      • adrenal 772.5
      • alveolar (lung) 770.3
      • brain (anoxic) (hypoxic) (due to birth trauma) 767.0
      • cerebral (anoxic) (hypoxic) (due to birth trauma) 767.0
      • conjunctiva 772.8
      • cutaneous 772.6
      • diathesis 776.0
      • due to vitamin K deficiency 776.0
      • epicranial subaponeurotic (massive) 767.11
      • gastrointestinal 772.4
      • internal (organs) 772.8
      • intestines 772.4
      • intra-alveolar (lung) 770.3
      • intracranial (from any perinatal cause) 767.0
      • intraventricular (from any perinatal cause) 772.10
      • lung 770.3
      • pulmonary (massive) 770.3
      • spinal cord, traumatic 767.4
      • stomach 772.4
      • subaponeurotic (massive) 767.11
      • subarachnoid (from any perinatal cause) 772.2
      • subconjunctival 772.8
      • subgaleal 767.11
      • umbilicus 772.0
    • retina, retinal (deep) (superficial) (vessels) 362.81
    • subconjunctival 372.72
      • due to birth injury 772.8
      • newborn 772.8
    • viscera 459.0
      • newborn 772.8
  • Hemothorax 511.89
    • newborn 772.8
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