ICD-10-CM Code P27.8
Other chronic respiratory diseases originating in the perinatal period
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
P27.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other chronic respiratory diseases originating in the perinatal period. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P27.8 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.
- Congenital pulmonary fibrosis
- Ventilator lung in newborn
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with MCC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with CC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Perinatal pulmonary fibroplasia (disorder)
- < 28 days
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P27.8 - Other chronic respiratory diseases originating in the perinatal period'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P27.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 P27.8 and a single ICD9 code, 770.7 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.