Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 779.5

Short Description:
NB drug withdrawal syndr

Long Description:
Drug withdrawal syndrome in newborn

Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period

Coding System:

Crosswalk Information

ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
779.5 Right Arrow P96.1 Neonatal w/drawal symp from matern use of drugs of addiction View Code
P96.2 Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn View Code
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2014 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 779.0 Convulsions in newborn
2 779.1 Other and unspecified cerebral irritability in newborn
3 779.2 Cerebral depression, coma, and other abnormal cerebral signs in fetus or newborn
4 779.31 Feeding problems in newborn
5 779.32 Bilious vomiting in newborn
6 779.33 Other vomiting in newborn
7 779.34 Failure to thrive in newborn
8 779.4 Drug reactions and intoxications specific to newborn
9 779.6 Termination of pregnancy (fetus)
10 779.7 Periventricular leukomalacia
11 779.81 Neonatal bradycardia
12 779.82 Neonatal tachycardia
13 779.83 Delayed separation of umbilical cord
14 779.84 Meconium staining
15 779.85 Cardiac arrest of newborn
16 779.89 Other specified conditions originating in the perinatal period
17 779.9 Unspecified condition originating in the perinatal period

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2013