2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P10.9

Unspecified intracranial laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P10.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Unsp intcrn laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM P10.9 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P10.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 P10.9 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P10.9 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
The following code(s) above P10.9 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 P10.9:
  • P00-P96
    2020 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
  • P10
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P10

    Intracranial laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • intracranial hemorrhage of newborn NOS (P52.9)
    • intracranial hemorrhage of newborn due to anoxia or hypoxia (P52.-)
    • nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage of newborn (P52.-)
    Intracranial laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury
ICD-10-CM P10.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert P10.9 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P10.9:
  • Birth
    • injury NOS P15.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P15.9

      Birth injury, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • intracranial (nontraumatic) I62.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I62.9

      Nontraumatic intracranial hemorrhage, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • birth injury P10.9
  • Laceration

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P10.9
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
P10.3 Subarachnoid hemorrhage due to birth injury
P10.4 Tentorial tear due to birth injury
P10.8 Other intracranial lacerations and hemorrhages due to birth injury
P10.9 Unspecified intracranial laceration and hemorrhage due to birth injury
P11 Other birth injuries to central nervous system
P11.0 Cerebral edema due to birth injury
P11.1 Other specified brain damage due to birth injury
P11.2 Unspecified brain damage due to birth injury
P11.3 Birth injury to facial nerve
P11.4 Birth injury to other cranial nerves
P11.5 Birth injury to spine and spinal cord
P11.9 Birth injury to central nervous system, unspecified
P12 Birth injury to scalp
P12.0 Cephalhematoma 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.