ICD-10-CM Code P35
Congenital viral diseases
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 P35 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of P35 that describes the diagnosis 'congenital viral diseases' in more detail.
- P35 Congenital viral diseases NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code P35 is used to code Neonatal infection
neonatal infections are infections of the neonate (newborn) during the neonatal period or first four weeks of birth. neonatal infections may be contracted by transplacental transfer in utero, in the birth canal during delivery (perinatal), or by other means after birth. some neonatal infections are apparent soon after delivery, while others may develop postpartum within the first week or month. some infections acquired in the neonatal period do not become apparent until much later such as hiv, hepatitis b and malaria.
|Specialty:||Infectious Disease, Pediatrics|
26-week gestation, premature infant, weighing <990gm with ventilator
Coding Notes for P35 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- Infections acquired in utero or during birth
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P35 - Congenital viral diseases'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P35. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.