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2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P59.3
Neonatal jaundice from breast milk inhibitor
P59.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P59.3. Other international versions of ICD-10 P59.3 may differ.
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
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.
Breast milk jaundice
Neonatal jaundice due to delayed conjugation from breast milk inhibitors
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
P59.3 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.