ICD-10 Diagnosis Code P29.0

Neonatal cardiac failure

Diagnosis Code P29.0

ICD-10: P29.0
Short Description: Neonatal cardiac failure
Long Description: Neonatal cardiac failure
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code P29.0

Valid for Submission
The code P29.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Respiratory and cardiovascular disorders specific to the perinatal period (P19-P29)
      • Cardiovascular disorders originating in the perinatal period (P29)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Acute congestive heart failure
  • Acute heart failure
  • Acute left ventricular failure
  • Acute left-sided congestive heart failure
  • Acute left-sided heart failure
  • Acute right-sided congestive heart failure
  • Acute right-sided heart failure
  • Biventricular congestive heart failure
  • Congenital cardiac failure
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Congestive heart failure stage B
  • Congestive heart failure stage C
  • Congestive heart failure stage D
  • Congestive heart failure with right heart failure
  • Disorder confirmed
  • Exacerbation of congestive heart failure
  • Heart failure
  • Heart failure confirmed
  • Heart failure with normal ejection fraction
  • Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction
  • Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction due to myocarditis
  • High output heart failure
  • Left heart failure
  • Low output heart failure
  • Neonatal cardiac failure
  • Neonatal cardiac failure due to decreased left ventricular output
  • Neonatal cardiac failure due to pulmonary overperfusion
  • Pleural effusion due to another disorder
  • Pleural effusion due to congestive heart failure
  • Refractory heart failure
  • Right heart failure
  • Right heart failure due to pulmonary hypertension
  • Right heart failure secondary to left heart failure
  • Right ventricular failure
  • Symptomatic congestive heart failure

Information for Patients

Heart Failure

Also called: CHF, Cardiac failure, Congestive heart failure, Left-sided heart failure, Right-sided heart failure

Heart failure is a condition in which the heart can't pump enough blood to meet the body's needs. Heart failure does not mean that your heart has stopped or is about to stop working. It means that your heart is not able to pump blood the way it should. It can affect one or both sides of the heart.

The weakening of the heart's pumping ability causes

  • Blood and fluid to back up into the lungs
  • The buildup of fluid in the feet, ankles and legs - called edema
  • Tiredness and shortness of breath

Common causes of heart failure are coronary artery disease, high blood pressure and diabetes. It is more common in people who are 65 years old or older, African Americans, people who are overweight, and people who have had a heart attack. Men have a higher rate of heart failure than women.

Your doctor will diagnose heart failure by doing a physical exam and heart tests. Treatment includes treating the underlying cause of your heart failure, medicines, and heart transplantation if other treatments fail.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

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