ICD-10-CM Code P05.2
Newborn affected by fetal (intrauterine) malnutrition not light or small for gestational age
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.
P05.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of newborn affected by fetal (intrauterine) malnutrition not light or small for gestational age. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P05 is used to code Small for gestational age
Small for gestational age (SGA) embryos are those who are smaller in size than normal for the gestational age, most commonly defined as a weight below the 10th percentile for the gestational age.
|ICD 9 Code:||764.765|
Graph showing which babies fit the definition of small. (DiseaseDB #31952)
Coding Notes for P05.2 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.
- Infant, not light or small for gestational age, showing signs of fetal malnutrition, such as dry, peeling skin and loss of subcutaneous tissue
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 fetal malnutrition with light for gestational age - instead, use code P05.0-
- Newborn affected by fetal malnutrition with small for gestational age - instead, use code P05.1-
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P05.2 - Newborn affected by fetal (intrauterine) malnutrition not light or small for gestational age'
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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 P05.2 and a single ICD9 code, 764.20 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.