Diagnosis Code P04.3
Information for Medical Professionals
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
- 760.71 - Maternl alc aff NB/fetus (approximate) Approximate Flag
The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
- Fetal or neonatal effect of alcohol transmitted via placenta and/or breast milk
- Fetal or neonatal effect of maternal alcohol addiction
- Fetal or neonatal effect of maternal use of alcohol
- Neonatal effect of alcohol transmitted via breast milk
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code P04.3 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
- Type 1 Excludes Notes: Type 1 Excludes Notes
A type 1 Excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
- fetal alcohol syndrome (Q86.0)
Information for Patients
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Also called: FASD
Alcohol can harm your baby at any stage during a pregnancy. That includes the earliest stages before you even know you are pregnant. Drinking alcohol can cause a group of conditions called fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASDs). Effects can include physical and behavioral problems such as trouble with
- Learning and remembering
- Understanding and following directions
- Controlling emotions
- Communicating and socializing
- Daily life skills, such as feeding and bathing
Fetal alcohol syndrome is the most serious type of FASD. People with fetal alcohol syndrome have facial abnormalities, including wide-set and narrow eyes, growth problems and nervous system abnormalities.
FASDs last a lifetime. There is no cure for FASDs. Treatments can help. These include medicines to help with some symptoms and behavior therapy. No one treatment is right for every child.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Fetal alcohol syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Preventing FASD: Healthy Women, Healthy Babies (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)