2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P05.9

Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P05.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM P05.9 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P05.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 P05.9 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P05.9 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
Applicable To
  • Newborn affected by fetal growth retardation NOS
The following code(s) above P05.9 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to P05.9:
  • P00-P96
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range P00-P96

    Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period

    Includes
    • conditions that have their origin in the fetal or perinatal period (before birth through the first 28 days after birth) even if morbidity occurs later
    Note
    • Codes from this chapter are for use on newborn records only, never on maternal records
    Type 2 Excludes
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • tetanus neonatorum (A33)
    Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period
Approximate Synonyms
  • Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by inhibition of fetal growth resulting in the inability of the fetus to achieve its potential weight.
  • Abnormal fetal physical growth or growth potential at any gestational stage.
  • Inhibition of fetal growth resulting in the inability of the fetus to achieve its potential size.
  • The failure of a fetus to attain its expected fetal growth at any gestational age.
ICD-10-CM P05.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert P05.9 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P05.9:
  • Newborn (infant) (liveborn) (singleton) Z38.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z38.2

    Single liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Single liveborn infant NOS
    • affected by
      • fetal (intrauterine)
        • growth retardation P05.9
      • slow intrauterine growth P05.9

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P05.9
P05.11 …… less than 500 grams
P05.12 …… 500-749 grams
P05.13 …… 750-999 grams
P05.14 …… 1000-1249 grams
P05.15 …… 1250-1499 grams
P05.16 …… 1500-1749 grams
P05.17 …… 1750-1999 grams
P05.18 …… 2000-2499 grams
P05.19 …… other
P05.2 Newborn affected by fetal (intrauterine) malnutrition not light or small for gestational age
P05.9 Newborn affected by slow intrauterine growth, unspecified
P07 Disorders of newborn related to short gestation and low birth weight, not elsewhere classified
P07.0 Extremely low birth weight newborn
P07.00 …… unspecified weight
P07.01 …… less than 500 grams
P07.02 …… 500-749 grams
P07.03 …… 750-999 grams
P07.1 Other low birth weight newborn
P07.10 …… unspecified weight
P07.14 …… 1000-1249 grams
P07.15 …… 1250-1499 grams

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.