2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07

Disorders of newborn related to short gestation and low birth weight, not elsewhere classified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • P07 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Disord of NB related to short gest and low birth weight, NEC
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM P07 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P07 - other international versions of ICD-10 P07 may differ.
  • When both birth weight and gestational age of the newborn are available, both should be coded with birth weight sequenced before gestational age
Includes Help
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  • the listed conditions, without further specification, as the cause of morbidity or additional care, in newborn
The following code(s) above P07 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 P07:
  • P00-P96
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range P00-P96

    Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period

    • 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
    • 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
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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P07
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
P07.16 …… 1500-1749 grams

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