2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P71.3

Neonatal tetany without calcium or magnesium deficiency

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P71.3 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 P71.3 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P71.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 P71.3 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P71.3 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
Applicable To
  • Neonatal tetany NOS
The following code(s) above P71.3 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 P71.3:
  • 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
  • P70-P74
    2019 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
ICD-10-CM P71.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

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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 P71.3:
  • Type 1 Excludes: R29.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.0

    Tetany

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Carpopedal spasm
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hysterical tetany (F44.5)
    • neonatal tetany (P71.3)
    • parathyroid tetany (E20.9)
    • post-thyroidectomy tetany (E89.2)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P71.3:
  • Tetany (due to) R29.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.0

    Tetany

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Carpopedal spasm
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hysterical tetany (F44.5)
    • neonatal tetany (P71.3)
    • parathyroid tetany (E20.9)
    • post-thyroidectomy tetany (E89.2)
    • neonatal P71.3 (without calcium or magnesium deficiency)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P71.3
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
P71.3 Neonatal tetany without calcium or magnesium deficiency
P71.4 Transitory neonatal hypoparathyroidism
P71.8 Other transitory neonatal disorders of calcium and magnesium metabolism
P71.9 Transitory neonatal disorder of calcium and magnesium metabolism, unspecified
P72 Other transitory neonatal endocrine disorders
P72.0 Neonatal goiter, not elsewhere classified
P72.1 Transitory neonatal hyperthyroidism
P72.2 Other transitory neonatal disorders of thyroid function, not elsewhere classified
P72.8 Other specified transitory neonatal endocrine disorders
P72.9 Transitory neonatal endocrine disorder, unspecified
P74 Other transitory neonatal electrolyte and metabolic disturbances

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