2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P52.6

Cerebellar (nontraumatic) and posterior fossa hemorrhage of newborn

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P52.6 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Cerebellar and posterior fossa hemorrhage of newborn
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM P52.6 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P52.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 P52.6 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P52.6 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
The following code(s) above P52.6 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 P52.6:
  • 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
  • P50-P61
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range P50-P61

    Hemorrhagic and hematological disorders of newborn

    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital stenosis and stricture of bile ducts (Q44.3)
    • Crigler-Najjar syndrome (E80.5)
    • Dubin-Johnson syndrome (E80.6)
    • Gilbert syndrome (E80.4)
    • hereditary hemolytic anemias (D55-D58)
    Hemorrhagic and hematological disorders of newborn
  • P52
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P52

    Intracranial nontraumatic hemorrhage of newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • intracranial hemorrhage due to anoxia or hypoxia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • intracranial hemorrhage due to birth injury (P10.-)
    • intracranial hemorrhage due to other injury (S06.-)
    Intracranial nontraumatic hemorrhage of newborn
ICD-10-CM P52.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert P52.6 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 P52.6:
  • 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)
    • cerebellar, cerebellum (nontraumatic) I61.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.4

      Nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage in cerebellum

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • newborn P52.6
    • posterior fossa (nontraumatic) I61.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I61.8

      Other nontraumatic intracerebral hemorrhage

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • newborn P52.6
  • Newborn (infant) (liveborn) (singleton) Z38.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z38.2

    Single liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Single liveborn infant NOS
    • affected by
      • hemorrhage (antepartum) P02.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P02.1

        Newborn affected by other forms of placental separation and hemorrhage

          2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
        Applicable To
        • Newborn affected by abruptio placenta
        • Newborn affected by accidental hemorrhage
        • Newborn affected by antepartum hemorrhage
        • Newborn affected by damage to placenta from amniocentesis, cesarean delivery or surgical induction
        • Newborn affected by maternal blood loss
        • Newborn affected by premature separation of placenta
        • cerebellar P52.6 (nontraumatic)
        • posterior fossa P52.6 (nontraumatic)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P52.6
P51.9 Umbilical hemorrhage of newborn, unspecified
P52 Intracranial nontraumatic hemorrhage of newborn
P52.0 Intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage, grade 1, of newborn
P52.1 Intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage, grade 2, of newborn
P52.2 Intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage, grade 3 and grade 4, of newborn
P52.21 Intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage, grade 3, of newborn
P52.22 Intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage, grade 4, of newborn
P52.3 Unspecified intraventricular (nontraumatic) hemorrhage of newborn
P52.4 Intracerebral (nontraumatic) hemorrhage of newborn
P52.5 Subarachnoid (nontraumatic) hemorrhage of newborn
P52.6 Cerebellar (nontraumatic) and posterior fossa hemorrhage of newborn
P52.8 Other intracranial (nontraumatic) hemorrhages of newborn
P52.9 Intracranial (nontraumatic) hemorrhage of newborn, unspecified
P53 Hemorrhagic disease of newborn
P54 Other neonatal hemorrhages
P54.0 Neonatal hematemesis
P54.1 Neonatal melena
P54.2 Neonatal rectal hemorrhage
P54.3 Other neonatal gastrointestinal hemorrhage
P54.4 Neonatal adrenal hemorrhage
P54.5 Neonatal cutaneous hemorrhage

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