ICD-10-CM Code P24.1
Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus
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 P24.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of P24.1 that describes the diagnosis 'neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus' in more detail.
- P24.1 Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code P24 is used to code Pulmonary aspiration
Coding Notes for P24.1 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.
- Neonatal aspiration of liquor (amnii)
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Neonatal aspiration of mucus (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P24.1 - Neonatal aspiration of (clear) amniotic fluid and mucus'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P24.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.