2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P08

Disorders of newborn related to long gestation and high birth weight

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • P08 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 newborn related to long gest and high birth weight
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM P08 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P08 - other international versions of ICD-10 P08 may differ.
  • When both birth weight and gestational age of the newborn are available, priority of assignment should be given to birth weight
Includes Help
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  • the listed conditions, without further specification, as causes of morbidity or additional care, in newborn
The following code(s) above P08 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 P08:
  • 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 P08
P07.30 Preterm newborn, unspecified weeks of gestation
P07.31 Preterm newborn, gestational age 28 completed weeks
P07.32 Preterm newborn, gestational age 29 completed weeks
P07.33 Preterm newborn, gestational age 30 completed weeks
P07.34 Preterm newborn, gestational age 31 completed weeks
P07.35 Preterm newborn, gestational age 32 completed weeks
P07.36 Preterm newborn, gestational age 33 completed weeks
P07.37 Preterm newborn, gestational age 34 completed weeks
P07.38 Preterm newborn, gestational age 35 completed weeks
P07.39 Preterm newborn, gestational age 36 completed weeks
P08 Disorders of newborn related to long gestation and high birth weight
P08.0 Exceptionally large newborn baby
P08.1 Other heavy for gestational age newborn
P08.2 Late newborn, not heavy for gestational age
P08.21 Post-term newborn
P08.22 Prolonged gestation of newborn
P09 Abnormal findings on neonatal screening
P10 Intracranial laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury
P10.0 Subdural hemorrhage due to birth injury
P10.1 Cerebral hemorrhage due to birth injury
P10.2 Intraventricular hemorrhage due to birth injury

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