ICD-10-CM Code P78.9
Perinatal digestive system disorder, unspecified
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.
P78.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of perinatal digestive system disorder, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- < 8.0 days
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P78.9 - Perinatal digestive system disorder, unspecified'
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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 777.9 was previously used, P78.9 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.