ICD-10-CM Code P39.0
Neonatal infective mastitis
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.
P39.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of neonatal infective mastitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P39 is used to code Vertically transmitted infection
A vertically transmitted infection is an infection caused by bacteria, viruses, or in rare cases, parasites transmitted directly from the mother to an embryo, fetus, or baby during pregnancy or childbirth. It can occur when the mother gets an infection as an intercurrent disease in pregnancy. Nutritional deficiencies may exacerbate the risks of perinatal infection.
|ICD 9 Code:||771|
Micrograph of cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection of the placenta (CMV placentitis), a vertically transmitted infection: The characteristic large nucleus of a CMV-infected cell is seen off-centre at the bottom-right of the image, H&E stain.
Coding Notes for P39.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- < 29.0 days
- Nonpuerperal abscess of areola (disorder)
- Carbuncle of breast (disorder)
- Furuncle of breast (disorder)
- Mastitis due to Arcanobacterium pyogenes (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P39.0 - Neonatal infective mastitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P39.0. 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 771.5 was previously used, P39.0 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.