ICD-10-CM Code P80.0
Cold injury syndrome
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.
P80.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of cold injury syndrome. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P80.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Severe and usually chronic hypothermia associated with a pink flushed appearance, edema and neurological and biochemical abnormalities.
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."
- Mild hypothermia of newborn - instead, use code P80.8
- DRG Group #794 - Neonate with other significant problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- < 29.0 days
- On examination - hypothermia - less than 32 degrees Celsius (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P80.0 - Cold injury syndrome'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P80.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Cold injury syndrome of newborn (exact match)
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 778.2 was previously used, P80.0 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.
Parent Code: P80 - Hypothermia of newborn