ICD-10-CM Code P03.6

Newborn affected by abnormal uterine contractions

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

P03.6 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of newborn affected by abnormal uterine contractions. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code P03.6 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like fetal or neonatal effect of abnormal uterine contractions, fetal or neonatal effect of complication of labor, fetal or neonatal effect of hypertonic labor, fetal or neonatal effect of hypertonic uterine dysfunction, fetal or neonatal effect of hypotonic uterine dysfunction, fetal or neonatal effect of maternal contraction ring, etc

ICD-10:P03.6
Short Description:Newborn affected by abnormal uterine contractions
Long Description:Newborn affected by abnormal uterine contractions

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code P03.6:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
  • Newborn affected by conditions classifiable to O62 O62
  • Newborn affected by hypertonic labor
  • Newborn affected by uterine inertia

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code P03.6 are found in the index:


Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Fetal or neonatal effect of abnormal uterine contractions
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of complication of labor
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of hypertonic labor
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of hypertonic uterine dysfunction
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of hypotonic uterine dysfunction
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of maternal contraction ring
  • Fetal or neonatal effect of uterine inertia or dysfunction

Convert P03.6 to ICD-9

  • 763.7 - Abn uterine contr aff NB

Code Classification

  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Newborn affected by maternal factors and by complications of pregnancy, labor, and delivery (P00-P04)
      • Newborn affected by other comp of labor and delivery (P03)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - Code Updated, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
    • New Description: Newborn (suspected to be) affected by abnormal uterine contractions
    • Previous Description: Newborn (suspected to be) affected by abnormal uterine contractions
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020