ICD-10-CM Code P04.8

Newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances

Version 2020 Replaced Code Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

P04.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:P04.8
Short Description:Newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances
Long Description:Newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • P04.81 - Newborn affected by maternal use of cannabis
  • P04.89 - Newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances

Replaced Code

This code was replaced in the 2020 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2019. This code was replaced for the FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 - September 30, 2020).

  • P04.81 - Newborn affected by maternal use of cannabis
  • P04.89 - Newborn affected by other maternal noxious substances

Convert P04.8 to ICD-9

  • 760.79 - Nox sub NEC aff NB/fetus (Approximate Flag)

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)
      • NB aff by noxious substnc transmitd via plcnta or brst milk (P04)

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 other maternal noxious substances
    • Previous Description: Newborn (suspected to be) affected by other maternal noxious substances
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - Code Deleted, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020