Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P59.3

Neonatal jaundice from breast milk inhibitor

  • P59.3 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, P59.3 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • Jaundice in an otherwise healthy breast-fed newborn. It appears four to seven days after birth, lasts longer than the physiologic jaundice, and there are no identifiable causes.
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • P59.3 is only applicable to newborns of age 0 years.
ICD-10-CM P59.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 795 Normal newborn
Convert ICD-10-CM P59.3 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM P59.3: