ICD-10-CM Code P07.0
Extremely low birth weight newborn
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code P07.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of P07.0 that describes the diagnosis 'extremely low birth weight newborn' in more detail.
- P07.0 Extremely low birth weight newborn NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code P07 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.
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Graph showing which babies fit the definition of small. (DiseaseDB #31952)
Coding Notes for P07.0 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 birth weight 999 g. or less
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P07.0 - Extremely low birth weight newborn'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P07.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.