P55.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after Oct 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P55.0. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.
A disorder caused when there is a rh-factor blood-type incompatibility between the mother and fetus, and the mother's immune system forms antibodies that attack the red blood cells of her unborn child. This disorder can only occur if the mother is rh-negative and the fetus is rh-positive.
Hemolytic disease of fetus OR newborn due to RhD isoimmunization
Rh hemolytic disease, fetus or newborn
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
P55.0 is applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
P55.0 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
ICD-10-CM P55.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v32.0):