ICD-10-CM Code P02.69
Newborn (suspected to be) affected by other conditions of umbilical cord
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Newborn OnlyCode is only used for patients less than 1 year old.
P02.69 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of newborn (suspected to be) affected by other conditions of umbilical cord. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P026 is used to code Single umbilical artery
Occasionally, there is only the one single umbilical artery (SUA) present in the umbilical cord. Approximately this affects between 1 in 100 and 1 in 500 pregnancies, making it the most common umbilical abnormality. It is more common in multiple births. Its cause is not known.
|ICD 9 Code:
Cross-section of a umbilical cord with a single artery.
Coding Notes for P02.69 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Newborn (suspected to be) affected by short umbilical cord
- Newborn (suspected to be) affected by vasa previa
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Newborn affected by single umbilical artery - instead, use code Q27.0
- DRG Group #795 - Normal newborn.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Avulsion of cord (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
- This is a manifestation code for use in a secondary position
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P02.69 - Newborn (suspected to be) affected by other conditions of umbilical cord'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code P02.69 and a single ICD9 code, 762.6 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.