ICD-10 Diagnosis Code P83.8

Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn

Diagnosis Code P83.8

ICD-10: P83.8
Short Description: Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
Long Description: Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code P83.8

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The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2017. This codes was replaced for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code was replaced in the 2018 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • P83.88 - Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn

Code Classification
  • Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00–P96)
    • Conditions involving the integument and temperature regulation of newborn (P80-P83)
      • Other conditions of integument specific to newborn (P83)

Information for Medical Professionals

  • Acute erythema
  • Annular erythema
  • Bronze baby
  • Dermatitis of the newborn
  • Disorder of skin color
  • Endogenous non-melanin pigmentation
  • Eruption of vulva
  • Erythema at injection site
  • Erythema of skin
  • Erythema of vulva
  • Erythema over mastoid
  • Erythematous condition
  • Erythroderma neonatorum
  • Exanthematous disorder
  • Finding of color of foot
  • Finding of color of limb
  • Foot red
  • Idiopathic erythema
  • Infantile erythroderma, failure to thrive and diarrhea syndrome
  • Mucous membrane erythema
  • Neonatal adnexal polyp
  • Neonatal annular erythema
  • Neonatal cutis marmorata
  • Neonatal disorder of subcutaneous fat
  • Neonatal physiological scaling
  • On examination - erythematous rash
  • On examination - red nose
  • On examination - skin color
  • On examination - skin red
  • Periorbital erythema
  • Physiological anomaly of neonatal skin
  • Physiological anomaly of neonatal skin
  • Physiological cutis marmorata
  • Red extremities
  • Systemic sclerosis sine scleroderma
  • Transient neonatal bullous dermatosis
  • Transient neonatal pustulosis
  • Umbilical cord stump oozing
  • Urticaria neonatorum
  • Vernix caseosa

Information for Patients

Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Acrodermatitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Cryotherapy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Cutaneous skin tags (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Dry skin -- self-care (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Erythema multiforme (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Granuloma annulare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Keratosis pilaris (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Lichen planus (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Milia (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Sebaceous cyst (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Seborrheic keratosis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Skin lesion removal (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Skin lesion removal-aftercare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Stasis dermatitis and ulcers (Medical Encyclopedia)

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Uncommon Infant and Newborn Problems

It can be scary when your baby is sick, especially when it is not an everyday problem like a cold or a fever. You may not know whether the problem is serious or how to treat it. If you have concerns about your baby's health, call your health care provider right away.

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.

  • Brief resolved unexplained event -- BRUE (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Crying - excessive (0-6 months) (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Failure to thrive (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hemorrhagic disease of the newborn (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Hyperglycemia - infants (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neonatal respiratory distress syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neonatal sepsis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neutropenia - infants (Medical Encyclopedia)

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