ICD-10-CM Code P05.9
Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified
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.
P05.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P059 is used to code Intrauterine growth restriction
Intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) refers to poor growth of a fetus while in the mother's womb during pregnancy. The causes can be many, but most often involve poor maternal nutrition or lack of adequate oxygen supply to the fetus.
|ICD 9 Code:||764.9|
Micrograph of villitis of unknown etiology, a placental pathology associated with IUGR. H&E stain.
Coding Notes for P05.9 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 affected by fetal growth retardation NOS
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- <= 28.0 days
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P05.9 - Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified'
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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 P05.9 and a single ICD9 code, 764.90 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.