2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.0

Syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P70.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM P70.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P70.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 P70.0 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P70.0 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
Applicable To
  • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes
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 P70.0. 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.
  • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

    Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    P70.1
    )
  • syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

    Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    P70.1
    )
The following code(s) above P70.0 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 P70.0:
  • 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
  • P70-P74
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range P70-P74

    Transitory endocrine and metabolic disorders specific to newborn

    Includes
    • transitory endocrine and metabolic disturbances caused by the infant's response to maternal endocrine and metabolic factors, or its adjustment to extrauterine environment
    Transitory endocrine and metabolic disorders specific to newborn
Approximate Synonyms
  • Infant of mother with gestational diabetes
  • Newborn affected by maternal gestational diabetes mellitus
ICD-10-CM P70.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert P70.0 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
Code annotations containing back-references to P70.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: P08.0
    , P08.1
    , P70.1
    , P70.1
    , R73
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P08.0

    Exceptionally large newborn baby

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Usually implies a birth weight of 4500 g. or more
    Type 1 Excludes
    • syndrome of infant of diabetic mother (P70.1)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P08.1

    Other heavy for gestational age newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Other newborn heavy- or large-for-dates regardless of period of gestation
    • Usually implies a birth weight of 4000 g. to 4499 g.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn with a birth weight of 4500 or more (P08.0)
    • syndrome of infant of diabetic mother (P70.1)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0).
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

    Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

    Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    Applicable To
    • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
    Type 1 Excludes
    • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R73

    Elevated blood glucose level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • diabetes mellitus (E08-E13)
    • diabetes mellitus in pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O24.-)
    • neonatal disorders (P70.0-P70.2)
    • postsurgical hypoinsulinemia (E89.1)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P70.0:
  • Diabetes, diabetic (mellitus) (sugar) E11.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E11.9

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus without complications

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
    • gestational (in pregnancy) O24.419
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O24.419

      Gestational diabetes mellitus in pregnancy, unspecified control

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
      • affecting newborn P70.0
  • Hypoglycemia (spontaneous) E16.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E16.2

    Hypoglycemia, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • in infant of diabetic mother P70.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

      Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      Applicable To
      • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
      Type 1 Excludes
      • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
      • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
      • gestational diabetes P70.0
  • Infant(s) - see also Infancy
    • of diabetic mother (syndrome of) P70.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P70.1

      Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
      Applicable To
      • Newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal (pre-existing) diabetes mellitus
      Type 1 Excludes
      • newborn (with hypoglycemia) affected by maternal gestational diabetes (P70.0)
      • syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes (P70.0)
      • gestational diabetes P70.0
  • 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
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • infant
      • gestational diabetes P70.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P70.0
P61.0 Transient neonatal thrombocytopenia
P61.1 Polycythemia neonatorum
P61.2 Anemia of prematurity
P61.3 Congenital anemia from fetal blood loss
P61.4 Other congenital anemias, not elsewhere classified
P61.5 Transient neonatal neutropenia
P61.6 Other transient neonatal disorders of coagulation
P61.8 Other specified perinatal hematological disorders
P61.9 Perinatal hematological disorder, unspecified
P70 Transitory disorders of carbohydrate metabolism specific to newborn
P70.0 Syndrome of infant of mother with gestational diabetes
P70.1 Syndrome of infant of a diabetic mother
P70.2 Neonatal diabetes mellitus
P70.3 Iatrogenic neonatal hypoglycemia
P70.4 Other neonatal hypoglycemia
P70.8 Other transitory disorders of carbohydrate metabolism of newborn
P70.9 Transitory disorder of carbohydrate metabolism of newborn, unspecified
P71 Transitory neonatal disorders of calcium and magnesium metabolism
P71.0 Cow's milk hypocalcemia in newborn
P71.1 Other neonatal hypocalcemia
P71.2 Neonatal hypomagnesemia

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