Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 776.1
Transient neonatal thrombocytopenia
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: Neonatal thrombocytopen.
  • ICD-9-CM 776.1 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 776.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Thrombocytopenia that develops in neonates. It is caused by the development of antibodies against platelet antigens and may lead to hemorrhage.
Applies To
  • Neonatal thrombocytopenia due to:
    • exchange transfusion
    • idiopathic maternal thrombocytopenia
    • isoimmunization
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 776.1 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 776.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM P61.0 Transient neonatal thrombocytopenia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 776.1:
  • Purpura 287.2
    • thrombocytopenic (see also Thrombocytopenia) 287.30
  • Thrombocytopenia, thrombocytopenic 287.5
    • neonatal, transitory 776.1
      • due to
        • exchange transfusion 776.1
        • idiopathic maternal thrombocytopenia 776.1
        • isoimmunization 776.1
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