ICD-10-CM Code P28.4
Other apnea of newborn
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.
P28.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other apnea of newborn. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P28.4 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.
- Apnea of prematurity
- Obstructive apnea of newborn
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Obstructive sleep apnea of newborn - instead, use code P28.3
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Apnea of prematurity (disorder)
- Prolonged apnea of newborn (disorder)
- Choking in newborn (finding)
- Recurrent apnea of newborn (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P28.4 - Other apnea of newborn'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P28.4. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 770.82 was previously used, P28.4 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.