Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V39.00
Liveborn, unspecified whether single, twin or multiple, born in hospital, delivered without mention of cesarean section
  • Billable Code
  • Newborn/Neonate Only Dx (0 years)
  • Short description: Liveborn NOS-hosp w/o cs.
  • ICD-9-CM V39.00 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 V39.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • V39.00 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V39.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Z38.00 Single liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V39.00:
  • Newborn (infant) (liveborn)
    • unspecified as to single or multiple birth
      • born in hospital (without mention of cesarean delivery or section) V39.00
        • with cesarean delivery or section V39.01
      • born outside hospital
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