ICD-10-CM Code P08
Disorders of newborn related to long gestation and high birth weight
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 P08 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of P08 that describes the diagnosis 'disord of newborn related to long gest and high birth weight' in more detail.
- P08 Disorders of newborn related to long gestation and high birth weight NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code P08 is used to code Large for gestational age
Large for gestational age (LGA) is an indication of high prenatal growth rate.
|ICD 9 Code:||766|
LGA: A healthy 11-pound (5.0 kg) newborn child, delivered vaginally without complications (41 weeks; fourth child; no gestational diabetes)
Coding Notes for P08 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
- Code Notes:
- When both birth weight and gestational age of the newborn are available, priority of assignment should be given to birth weight
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- The listed conditions, without further specification, as causes of morbidity or additional care, in newborn
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P08 - Disorders of newborn related to long gestation and high birth weight'
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