Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P92.6

Failure to thrive in newborn

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • P92.6 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 P92.6. Other international versions of ICD-10 P92.6 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Type 1 Excludes
  • failure to thrive in child over 28 days old (R62.51)
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P92.6 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
ICD-10-CM P92.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 640 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes with mcc
  • 641 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM P92.6 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM P92.6: