ICD-10-CM Code P81.8
Other specified disturbances of temperature regulation of newborn
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.
P81.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified disturbances of temperature regulation of newborn. 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
- Transitory fever of newborn (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P81.8 - Other specified disturbances of temperature regulation of newborn'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P81.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
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 P81.8 and a single ICD9 code, 778.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.