ICD-10-CM Code P51
Umbilical hemorrhage of newborn
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 P51 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of P51 that describes the diagnosis 'umbilical hemorrhage of newborn' in more detail.
- P51 Umbilical hemorrhage of newborn NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for P51 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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."
- Omphalitis with mild hemorrhage - instead, use code P38.1
- Umbilical hemorrhage from cut end of co-twins cord - instead, use code P50.5
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P51 - Umbilical hemorrhage of newborn'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P51. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.