2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 771
Infections specific to the perinatal period
- There are 9 ICD-9-CM codes below 771 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
- Transplacental infection of the fetus with rubella usually in the first trimester of pregnancy, as a consequence of maternal infection, resulting in various developmental abnormalities in the newborn infant. They include cardiac and ocular lesions, deafness, microcephaly, mental retardation, and generalized growth retardation. (from Dorland, 27th ed)
- infections acquired before or during birth or via the umbilicus or during the first 28 days after birth