- Chapter 15
- Section 764-779
- Code 779.6
ICD-9-CM Code 779.6
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Long ICD9 Description: Termination of pregnancy (fetus)
Short ICD9 Description: Termination of pregnancy
779 - Other and ill-defined conditions originating in the perinatal period