ICD-10 Diagnosis Code P83.9

Condition of the integument specific to newborn, unspecified

Diagnosis Code P83.9

ICD-10: P83.9
Short Description: Condition of the integument specific to newborn, unspecified
Long Description: Condition of the integument specific to newborn, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code P83.9

Valid for Submission
The code P83.9 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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Synonyms
  • Acute skin disorder
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction caused by chinese traditional herbal medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction caused by herbal medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction caused by herbal medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction caused by homeopathic medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to acupuncture
  • Dermatosis of external ear
  • Dermatosis of suspected viral etiology
  • Disorder involving the integument of fetus OR newborn
  • Disorder of perianal skin
  • Disorder of skin
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of flank
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of head
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of neck
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of trunk
  • Disorder of skin appendage
  • Disorder of skin of head
  • Disorder of skin of lower limb
  • Disorder of skin of neck
  • Disorder of skin of trunk
  • Disorder of skin of upper limb
  • Disorder of subcutaneous tissue
  • Herbal medicine adverse reaction
  • Homeopathic medicine adverse reaction
  • Lesion of scalp
  • Lesion of skin of face
  • Lesion of skin of foot
  • Neonatal dermatosis
  • On examination - skin lesion
  • Perinatal skin and temperature regulation disorders
  • Persistent erythema of skin
  • Physiological anomaly of neonatal skin
  • Site-specific disorder of skin
  • Skin disorder of genitalia and perineum
  • Skin disorder of umbilicus
  • Skin lesion
  • Skin mark
  • Skin plaque
  • Ulcer
  • Vitamin A-responsive dermatosis

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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