ICD-10-CM Code P76.8
Other specified intestinal obstruction of newborn
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Newborn OnlyCode is only used for patients less than 1 year old.
P76.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified intestinal obstruction of newborn. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P76.8 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."
- Intestinal obstruction classifiable to K56.- - instead, use code K56.-
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P76.8 - Other specified intestinal obstruction of newborn'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Other specified perinatal disorders of digestive system (approximate match)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code P76.8 and a single ICD9 code, 777.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: P76 - Other intestinal obstruction of newborn