ICD-10-CM Code P93.0
Grey baby syndrome
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.
P93.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of grey baby syndrome. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code P93 is used to code Gray baby syndrome
Gray baby syndrome (also termed Gray or Grey syndrome) is a rare but serious side effect that occurs in newborn infants (especially premature babies) following the intravenous administration of the antimicrobial chloramphenicol.
|ICD 9 Code:||779.4|
Coding Notes for P93.0 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.
- Grey syndrome from chloramphenicol administration in newborn
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Gray syndrome from chloramphenicol administration in newborn (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P93.0 - Grey baby syndrome'
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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 P93.0 and a single ICD9 code, 779.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.