ICD-10-CM Code P09
Abnormal findings on neonatal screening
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.
P09 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of abnormal findings on neonatal screening. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P09 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to identify signs, symptoms and conditions associated with the screening
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Nonspecific serologic evidence of human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] - instead, use Code R75
- DRG Group #947-948 - Signs and symptoms with MCC.
- DRG Group #947-948 - Signs and symptoms without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P09 - Abnormal findings on neonatal screening'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 796.6 was previously used, P09 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.