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778.5 - Other And Unspecified Edema Of Newborn

The ICD 9 Code for Other and unspecified edema of newborn is listed as 778.5.
Additional information concerning this code and description can be found below including ICD 10 crosswalks / GEMS, and chapter information where available.
ICD 9 CM Field Value
Diagnosis Code: 778.5
Long Description: Other and unspecified edema of newborn
Short Description: Edema of newborn NEC/NOS
Chapter: Certain Conditions Originating In The Perinatal Period
Block: Other Conditions Originating In The Perinatal Period (764-779)
ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS):
ICD-10-CM Code: P83.30 - Unspecified edema specific to newborn (approximate)
ICD-10-CM Code: P83.39 - Other edema specific to newborn (approximate)
ICD-9-CM Siblings (same level / similar specificity) of 778.5:
778.0 - Hydrops fetalis not due to isoimmunization
778.1 - Sclerema neonatorum
778.2 - Cold injury syndrome of newborn
778.3 - Other hypothermia of newborn
778.4 - Other disturbances of temperature regulation of newborn
778.6 - Congenital hydrocele
778.7 - Breast engorgement in newborn
778.8 - Other specified conditions involving the integument of fetus and newborn
778.9 - Unspecified condition involving the integument and temperature regulation of fetus and newborn