ICD-10 Diagnosis Code P83.8

Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn

Diagnosis Code P83.8

ICD-10: P83.8
Short Description: Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
Long Description: Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code P83.8

Valid for Submission
The code P83.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Conditions involving the integument and temperature regulation of newborn (P80-P83)
      • Other conditions of integument specific to newborn (P83)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acute erythema
  • Annular erythema
  • Bronze baby
  • Dermatitis of the newborn
  • Disorder of skin color
  • Endogenous non-melanin pigmentation
  • Eruption of vulva
  • Erythema at injection site
  • Erythema of skin
  • Erythema of vulva
  • Erythematous condition
  • Erythroderma neonatorum
  • Exanthematous disorder
  • Idiopathic erythema
  • Infantile erythroderma, failure to thrive and diarrhea syndrome
  • Mucous membrane erythema
  • Neonatal adnexal polyp
  • Neonatal annular erythema
  • Neonatal cutis marmorata
  • Neonatal disorder of subcutaneous fat
  • Neonatal physiological scaling
  • On examination - erythematous rash
  • On examination - red nose
  • Periorbital erythema
  • Physiological anomaly of neonatal skin
  • Physiological anomaly of neonatal skin
  • Physiological cutis marmorata
  • Systemic sclerosis sine scleroderma
  • Transient neonatal bullous dermatosis
  • Transient neonatal pustulosis
  • Urticaria neonatorum

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code P83.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Acrodermatitis
  • Cradle cap
  • Cryotherapy
  • Cutaneous skin tags
  • Dry skin -- self-care
  • Erythema multiforme
  • Granuloma annulare
  • Keratosis pilaris
  • Lichen planus
  • Milia
  • Sebaceous cyst
  • Seborrheic dermatitis
  • Seborrheic keratosis
  • Skin lesion removal
  • Skin lesion removal-aftercare
  • Stasis dermatitis and ulcers

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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.

  • Crying - excessive (0-6 months)
  • Failure to thrive
  • Hemorrhagic disease of the newborn
  • Hyperglycemia - infants
  • Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
  • Neonatal sepsis
  • Neutropenia - infants

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