ICD-10-CM Code P61.1
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.
P61.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of polycythemia neonatorum. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P611 is used to code Polycythemia
Polycythemia (also known as polycythaemia or polyglobulia) is a disease state in which the proportion of blood volume that is occupied by red blood cells increases. Blood volume proportions can be measured as hematocrit level. A hematocrit of >55% is seen in polycythemia.
|MeSH Codes:||D011086, D011086|
|ICD 9 Codes:||289.0, 776.4|
Packed cell volume diagram.
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- Florid red complexion (finding)
- < 29.0 days
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P61.1 - Polycythemia neonatorum'
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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 776.4 was previously used, P61.1 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.