2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P13.0

Fracture of skull due to birth injury

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P13.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM P13.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P13.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 P13.0 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P13.0 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
The following code(s) above P13.0 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 P13.0:
  • 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
  • P13
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P13

    Birth injury to skeleton

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • birth injury to spine (P11.5)
    Birth injury to skeleton
Approximate Synonyms
  • Fractured skull due to birth trauma
  • Skull fracture due to birth trauma
ICD-10-CM P13.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert P13.0 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 P13.0:
  • 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
      • fracture
        • skull P13.0
      • skull NEC P13.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P13.1

        Other birth injuries to skull

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
        Type 1 Excludes
        • fracture P13.0
  • Fracture, traumatic (abduction) (adduction) (separation) T14.8
    - see also Fracture, pathological
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

    Other injury of unspecified body region

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Abrasion NOS
    • Contusion NOS
    • Crush injury NOS
    • Fracture NOS
    • Skin injury NOS
    • Vascular injury NOS
    • Wound NOS
    • skull S02.91
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S02.91

      Unspecified fracture of skull

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • birth injury P13.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P13.0
P12.0 Cephalhematoma due to birth injury
P12.1 Chignon (from vacuum extraction) due to birth injury
P12.2 Epicranial subaponeurotic hemorrhage due to birth injury
P12.3 Bruising of scalp due to birth injury
P12.4 Injury of scalp of newborn due to monitoring equipment
P12.8 Other birth injuries to scalp
P12.81 Caput succedaneum
P12.89 Other birth injuries to scalp
P12.9 Birth injury to scalp, unspecified
P13 Birth injury to skeleton
P13.0 Fracture of skull due to birth injury
P13.1 Other birth injuries to skull
P13.2 Birth injury to femur
P13.3 Birth injury to other long bones
P13.4 Fracture of clavicle due to birth injury
P13.8 Birth injuries to other parts of skeleton
P13.9 Birth injury to skeleton, unspecified
P14 Birth injury to peripheral nervous system
P14.0 Erb's paralysis due to birth injury
P14.1 Klumpke's paralysis due to birth injury
P14.2 Phrenic nerve paralysis 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.