- Chapter 15
- Section 764-779
- Code 778.9
ICD-9-CM Code 778.9
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Long ICD9 Description: Unspecified condition involving the integument and temperature regulation of fetus and newborn
Short ICD9 Description: NB integument cond NOS
778 - Conditions involving the integument and temperature regulation of fetus and newborn