2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P35.2

Congenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infection

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P35.2 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM P35.2 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P35.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 P35.2 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P35.2 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
The following code(s) above P35.2 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 P35.2:
  • P00-P96
    2019 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
  • P35-P39
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range P35-P39

    Infections specific to the perinatal period

    Applicable To
    • Infections acquired in utero, during birth via the umbilicus, or during the first 28 days after birth
    Type 2 Excludes
    • asymptomatic human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] infection status (Z21)
    • congenital gonococcal infection (A54.-)
    • congenital pneumonia (P23.-)
    • congenital syphilis (A50.-)
    • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (B20)
    • infant botulism (A48.51)
    • infectious diseases not specific to the perinatal period (A00-B99, J09, J10.-)
    • intestinal infectious disease (A00-A09)
    • laboratory evidence of human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] (R75)
    • tetanus neonatorum (A33)
    Infections specific to the perinatal period
  • P35
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P35

    Congenital viral diseases

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • infections acquired in utero or during birth
    Congenital viral diseases
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital herpes simplex
  • Congenital neonatal herpes simplex virus infection
ICD-10-CM P35.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert P35.2 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
Code annotations containing back-references to P35.2:
  • Type 1 Excludes: B00
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B00

    Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital herpesviral infections (P35.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • anogenital herpesviral infection (A60.-)
    • gammaherpesviral mononucleosis (B27.0-)
    • herpangina (B08.5)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P35.2:
  • Herpes, herpesvirus, herpetic B00.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B00.9

    Herpesviral infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Herpes simplex infection NOS
    • simplex B00.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B00.9

      Herpesviral infection, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Herpes simplex infection NOS
      • congenital P35.2
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) B99.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B99.9

    Unspecified infectious disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • congenital P39.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P39.9

      Infection specific to the perinatal period, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      • herpes simplex P35.2
    • herpes (simplex) - see also Herpes
      • congenital P35.2

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P35.2
P29.30 Pulmonary hypertension of newborn
P29.38 Other persistent fetal circulation
P29.4 Transient myocardial ischemia in newborn
P29.8 Other cardiovascular disorders originating in the perinatal period
P29.81 Cardiac arrest of newborn
P29.89 Other cardiovascular disorders originating in the perinatal period
P29.9 Cardiovascular disorder originating in the perinatal period, unspecified
P35 Congenital viral diseases
P35.0 Congenital rubella syndrome
P35.1 Congenital cytomegalovirus infection
P35.2 Congenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infection
P35.3 Congenital viral hepatitis
P35.4 Congenital Zika virus disease
P35.8 Other congenital viral diseases
P35.9 Congenital viral disease, unspecified
P36 Bacterial sepsis of newborn
P36.0 Sepsis of newborn due to streptococcus, group B
P36.1 Sepsis of newborn due to other and unspecified streptococci
P36.10 Sepsis of newborn due to unspecified streptococci
P36.19 Sepsis of newborn due to other streptococci
P36.2 Sepsis of newborn due to Staphylococcus aureus

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