2024 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P96.9
Condition originating in the perinatal period, unspecified
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Abnormal weight
- Birth weight abnormality
- Disorder due to slow fetal growth, low and/or high birth weight
- Disorder of fetus and/or newborn
- Finding of state at birth
- First degree perineal laceration
- First degree perineal tear during delivery with postnatal problem
- General health deterioration
- Gestation abnormality
- Infant in poor condition at birth
- Neonatal condition - finding
- Perinatal disorder
- Perinatal disorder of growth and/or development
- Poor condition at birth without known asphyxia
- Perinatal Disorder-. a non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder occurring during the period from about five months before birth to one month after birth.
- First Degree Perineal Laceration-. injury to perineal skin only. (revitalize)
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
The following annotation back-references are applicable to this diagnosis code. The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10-CM codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more.
Inclusion TermsInclusion 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.
- Congenital debility NOS
Index to Diseases and Injuries References
The following annotation back-references for this diagnosis code are found in the injuries and diseases index. The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10-CM code(s).
Convert to ICD-9-CM Code
|Source ICD-10-CM Code||Target ICD-9-CM Code|
|P96.9||779.9 - Perinatal condition NOS|
|Approximate Flag - The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 and ICD-9 codes and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.|
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