ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z05

Enctr for Obs & eval of NB for susp diseases and cond R/O

Diagnosis Code Z05

ICD-10: Z05
Short Description: Enctr for Obs & eval of NB for susp diseases and cond R/O
Long Description: Encounter for observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected diseases and conditions ruled out
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z05

Not Valid for Submission
The code Z05 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
Z05 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services for examinations (Z00-Z13)
      • Enctr for Obs & eval of NB for susp diseases and cond R/O (Z05)

Information for Medical Professionals

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Z05 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Previous Code
Previous Code Z04.9
Next Code
Z05.0 Next Code