2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P59

Neonatal jaundice from other and unspecified causes

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • P59 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM P59 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P59 - other international versions of ICD-10 P59 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as P59. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • jaundice due to inborn errors of metabolism (E70-E88
    ICD-10-CM Range E70-E88

    Metabolic disorders

    Type 1 Excludes
    • androgen insensitivity syndrome (E34.5-)
    • congenital adrenal hyperplasia (E25.0)
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (Q79.6)
    • hemolytic anemias attributable to enzyme disorders (D55.-)
    • Marfan's syndrome (Q87.4)
    • 5-alpha-reductase deficiency (E29.1)
    • E70 Disorders of aromatic amino-acid metabol...
    • E71 Disorders of branched-chain amino-acid m...
    • E72 Other disorders of amino-acid metabolism
    • E73 Lactose intolerance
    • E74 Other disorders of carbohydrate metaboli...
    • E75 Disorders of sphingolipid metabolism and...
    • E76 Disorders of glycosaminoglycan metabolis...
    • E77 Disorders of glycoprotein metabolism
    • E78 Disorders of lipoprotein metabolism and ...
    • E79 Disorders of purine and pyrimidine metab...
    • E80 Disorders of porphyrin and bilirubin met...
    • E83 Disorders of mineral metabolism
    • E84 Cystic fibrosis
    • E85 Amyloidosis
    • E86 Volume depletion
    • E87 Other disorders of fluid, electrolyte an...
    • E88 Other and unspecified metabolic disorder...
    )
  • kernicterus (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P57
    • P57 Kernicterus
      • P57.0 Kernicterus due to isoimmunization
      • P57.8 Other specified kernicterus
      • P57.9 Kernicterus, unspecified
    P57.-
    )
The following code(s) above P59 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to P59:
  • 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
  • P50-P61
    2019 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P59
P58.0 Neonatal jaundice due to bruising
P58.1 Neonatal jaundice due to bleeding
P58.2 Neonatal jaundice due to infection
P58.3 Neonatal jaundice due to polycythemia
P58.4 Neonatal jaundice due to drugs or toxins transmitted from mother or given to newborn
P58.41 Neonatal jaundice due to drugs or toxins transmitted from mother
P58.42 Neonatal jaundice due to drugs or toxins given to newborn
P58.5 Neonatal jaundice due to swallowed maternal blood
P58.8 Neonatal jaundice due to other specified excessive hemolysis
P58.9 Neonatal jaundice due to excessive hemolysis, unspecified
P59 Neonatal jaundice from other and unspecified causes
P59.0 Neonatal jaundice associated with preterm delivery
P59.1 Inspissated bile syndrome
P59.2 Neonatal jaundice from other and unspecified hepatocellular damage
P59.20 Neonatal jaundice from unspecified hepatocellular damage
P59.29 Neonatal jaundice from other hepatocellular damage
P59.3 Neonatal jaundice from breast milk inhibitor
P59.8 Neonatal jaundice from other specified causes
P59.9 Neonatal jaundice, unspecified
P60 Disseminated intravascular coagulation of newborn
P61 Other perinatal hematological disorders

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