2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P38.9

Omphalitis without hemorrhage

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
Applicable To
  • Omphalitis of newborn NOS
The following code(s) above P38.9 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 P38.9:
  • P00-P96
    2019 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
  • 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
  • P38
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P38

    Omphalitis of newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • omphalitis not of newborn (L08.82)
    • tetanus omphalitis (A33)
    • umbilical hemorrhage of newborn (P51.-)
    Omphalitis of newborn
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM P38.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert P38.9 to ICD-9-CM

Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P38.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P38.9
P37.0 Congenital tuberculosis
P37.1 Congenital toxoplasmosis
P37.2 Neonatal (disseminated) listeriosis
P37.3 Congenital falciparum malaria
P37.4 Other congenital malaria
P37.5 Neonatal candidiasis
P37.8 Other specified congenital infectious and parasitic diseases
P37.9 Congenital infectious or parasitic disease, unspecified
P38 Omphalitis of newborn
P38.1 Omphalitis with mild hemorrhage
P38.9 Omphalitis without hemorrhage
P39 Other infections specific to the perinatal period
P39.0 Neonatal infective mastitis
P39.1 Neonatal conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis
P39.2 Intra-amniotic infection affecting newborn, not elsewhere classified
P39.3 Neonatal urinary tract infection
P39.4 Neonatal skin infection
P39.8 Other specified infections specific to the perinatal period
P39.9 Infection specific to the perinatal period, unspecified
P50 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss
P50.0 Newborn affected by intrauterine (fetal) blood loss from vasa previa

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