Concept: Infant Illness/Trauma

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Concept Description

Last Updated: 2009-03-19

Introduction
    If the ICD-9-CM code in any one of the 16 diagnostic codes was one of 760-779 (see Table 1.0 for ICD-9-CM code descriptions), the record was identified as an infant illness/trauma originating in the perinatal period.
Table 1.0: Infant Illness/Trauma
    ICD-9-CM Code ICD Description
    760
    Fetus or newborn affected by maternal conditions which may be unrelated to present pregnancy
    761
    Fetus or newborn affected by maternal complications of pregnancy
    762
    Fetus or newborn affected by complications of placenta, cord, and membranes
    763
    Fetus or newborn affected by other complications of labour and delivery
    764
    Slow fetal growth and fetal malnutrition
    765
    Disorders relating to short gestation and low birthweight
    766
    Disorders relating to long gestation and high birthweight
    767
    Birth trauma
    768
    Intrauterine hypoxia and birth asphyxia
    769
    Respiratory distress syndrome
    770
    Other respiratory conditions of fetus and newborn
    771
    Infections specific to the perinatal period
    772
    Fetal and neonatal hemorrhage
    773
    Hemolytic disease of fetus or newborn, due to isoimmunization
    774
    Other perinatal jaundice
    775
    Endocrine and metabolic disturbances specific to the fetus and newborn
    776
    Hematological disorders of fetus and newborn
    777
    Perinatal disorders of digestive system
    778
    Conditions involving the integument and temperature regulation of fetus and newborn
    779
    Other and ill-defined conditions originating in the perinatal period

    Source: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2007

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References 

  • Brownell M, Santos R, Kozyrskyj A, Roos N, Au W, Dik N, Chartier M, Girard D, Ekuma O, Sirski M, Tonn N, Schultz J. Next Steps in the Provincial Evaluation of the BabyFirst Program: Measuring Early Impacts on Outcomes Associated with Child Maltreatment. Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2007. [Summary] [Full Report] (View)

Keywords 

  • Child Health
  • Health Measures
  • perinatal care
  • pregnancy