2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P27

Chronic respiratory disease originating in the perinatal period

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • P27 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Chronic respiratory disease origin in the perinatal period
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM P27 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P27 - other international versions of ICD-10 P27 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (P27) and the excluded code together.
  • respiratory distress of newborn (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P22.0

    Respiratory distress syndrome of newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Cardiorespiratory distress syndrome of newborn
    • Hyaline membrane disease
    • Idiopathic respiratory distress syndrome [IRDS or RDS] of newborn
    • Pulmonary hypoperfusion syndrome
    • Respiratory distress syndrome, type I
    Type 2 Excludes
    • respiratory arrest of newborn (P28.81)
    • respiratory failure of newborn NOS (P28.5)
    P22.0-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P22.9

    Respiratory distress of newborn, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Type 1 Excludes
    • respiratory arrest of newborn (P28.81)
    • respiratory failure of newborn NOS (P28.5)
    P22.9
    )
The following code(s) above P27 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 P27:
  • 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P27
P25.0 Interstitial emphysema originating in the perinatal period
P25.1 Pneumothorax originating in the perinatal period
P25.2 Pneumomediastinum originating in the perinatal period
P25.3 Pneumopericardium originating in the perinatal period
P25.8 Other conditions related to interstitial emphysema originating in the perinatal period
P26 Pulmonary hemorrhage originating in the perinatal period
P26.0 Tracheobronchial hemorrhage originating in the perinatal period
P26.1 Massive pulmonary hemorrhage originating in the perinatal period
P26.8 Other pulmonary hemorrhages originating in the perinatal period
P26.9 Unspecified pulmonary hemorrhage originating in the perinatal period
P27 Chronic respiratory disease originating in the perinatal period
P27.0 Wilson-Mikity syndrome
P27.1 Bronchopulmonary dysplasia originating in the perinatal period
P27.8 Other chronic respiratory diseases originating in the perinatal period
P27.9 Unspecified chronic respiratory disease originating in the perinatal period
P28 Other respiratory conditions originating in the perinatal period
P28.0 Primary atelectasis of newborn
P28.1 Other and unspecified atelectasis of newborn
P28.10 Unspecified atelectasis of newborn
P28.11 Resorption atelectasis without respiratory distress syndrome
P28.19 Other atelectasis of newborn

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