ICD-10 Diagnosis Code P39.1

Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis

Diagnosis Code P39.1

ICD-10: P39.1
Short Description: Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis
Long Description: Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code P39.1

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Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Infections specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
      • Other infections specific to the perinatal period (P39)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 771.6 - Neonatal conjunctivitis

Synonyms
  • Bacterial conjunctivitis
  • Bilateral conjunctivitis
  • Chlamydial conjunctivitis
  • Coliform ophthalmia neonatorum
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Conjunctivitis of bilateral eyes caused by bacteria
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye caused by bacteria
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye caused by bacteria
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye caused by bacteria
  • Conjunctivitis of left eye caused by Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Conjunctivitis of right eye
  • Conjunctivitis of right eye
  • Conjunctivitis of right eye caused by bacteria
  • Conjunctivitis of right eye caused by bacteria
  • Follicular conjunctivitis
  • Herpes simplex conjunctivitis
  • Inclusion conjunctivitis
  • Inclusion conjunctivitis
  • Inclusion conjunctivitis
  • Inclusion conjunctivitis of the adult
  • Infection of bilateral eyes
  • Infective conjunctivitis
  • Lacrimal punctum inflamed
  • Neonatal bacterial conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal bacterial dacryocystitis
  • Neonatal chlamydial conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal chlamydial dacryocystitis
  • Neonatal chlamydial infection
  • Neonatal chlamydial infection
  • Neonatal chlamydial infection
  • Neonatal colibacillosis
  • Neonatal colibacillosis
  • Neonatal conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis and conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis caused by Escherichia coli
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis caused by staphylococcus
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis caused by chlamydiae
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis caused by Escherichia coli
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis caused by staphylococcus
  • Neonatal dacryocystitis or conjunctivitis caused by virus
  • Neonatal herpes simplex virus conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal inclusion body conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal infection of the eye
  • Neonatal pseudomonas infection
  • Neonatal viral conjunctivitis
  • Neonatal viral dacryocystitis
  • Pseudomonas ophthalmia neonatorum
  • Staphylococcal eye infection
  • Staphylococcal ophthalmia neonatorum
  • Trachoma
  • Trachoma
  • Trachoma

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code P39.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Eye Infections

Your eyes can get infections from bacteria, fungi, or viruses. Eye infections can occur in different parts of the eye and can affect just one eye or both. Two common eye infections are

  • Conjunctivitis - also known as pinkeye. Conjunctivitis is often due to an infection. Children frequently get it, and it is very contagious.
  • Stye - a bump on the eyelid that happens when bacteria from your skin get into the hair follicle of an eyelash.

Symptoms of eye infections may include redness, itching, swelling, discharge, pain, or problems with vision. Treatment depends on the cause of the infection and may include compresses, eye drops, creams, or antibiotics.

  • Blepharitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Corneal ulcers and infections (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Cytomegalovirus retinitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Dacryoadenitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Endophthalmitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eye burning - itching and discharge (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Eye redness (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Meibomianitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Orbital cellulitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Parinaud oculoglandular syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Periorbital cellulitis (Medical Encyclopedia)


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Pinkeye

Also called: Conjunctivitis

Conjunctivitis is the medical name for pink eye. It involves inflammation of the outer layer of the eye and inside of the eyelid. It can cause swelling, itching, burning, discharge, and redness. Causes include

  • Bacterial or viral infection
  • Allergies
  • Substances that cause irritation
  • Contact lens products, eye drops, or eye ointments

Pinkeye usually does not affect vision. Infectious pink eye can easily spread from one person to another. The infection will clear in most cases without medical care, but bacterial pinkeye needs treatment with antibiotic eye drops or ointment.

NIH: National Eye Institute

  • Allergic conjunctivitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Conjunctivitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Vernal conjunctivitis (Medical Encyclopedia)


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Uncommon Infant and Newborn Problems

It can be scary when your baby is sick, especially when it is not an everyday problem like a cold or a fever. You may not know whether the problem is serious or how to treat it. If you have concerns about your baby's health, call your health care provider right away.

Learning information about your baby's condition can help ease your worry. Do not be afraid to ask questions about your baby's care. By working together with your health care provider, you make sure that your baby gets the best care possible.

  • Brief resolved unexplained event -- BRUE (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Crying - excessive (0-6 months) (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Failure to thrive (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hemorrhagic disease of the newborn (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hyperglycemia - infants (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neonatal sepsis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neutropenia - infants (Medical Encyclopedia)


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