ICD-10-CM Code P96.2

Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

P96.2 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code P96.2 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like withdrawal symptom or withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn.

ICD-10:P96.2
Short Description:Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn
Long Description:Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn

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 P96.2 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:

  • Withdrawal symptom
  • Withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn

Convert P96.2 to ICD-9

  • 779.5 - NB drug withdrawal syndr (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Other disorders originating in the perinatal period (P90-P96)
      • Other conditions originating in the perinatal period (P96)

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 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • 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

Information for Patients


Uncommon Infant and Newborn Problems

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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.


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