2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P93.0

Grey baby syndrome

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
  • P93.0 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 P93.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P93.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 P93.0 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P93.0 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
Applicable To
  • Grey syndrome from chloramphenicol administration in newborn
The following code(s) above P93.0 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 P93.0:
  • 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
  • P93
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P93

    Reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to fetus affecting newborn
    Type 1 Excludes
    • jaundice due to drugs or toxins transmitted from mother or given to newborn (P58.4-)
    • reactions and intoxications from maternal opiates, tranquilizers and other medication (P04.0-P04.1, P04.4-)
    • withdrawal symptoms from maternal use of drugs of addiction (P96.1)
    • withdrawal symptoms from therapeutic use of drugs in newborn (P96.2)
    Reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn
Approximate Synonyms
  • Gray baby syndrome
  • Gray syndrome from chloramphenicol administration in newborn
ICD-10-CM P93.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert P93.0 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P93.0:
  • Gray syndrome P93.0 (newborn)
  • Grey syndrome P93.0 (newborn)
  • Intoxication
    • drug
      • newborn P93.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P93.8

        Other reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
        Use Additional
        • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
        • gray baby syndrome P93.0
  • Reaction - see also Disorder
    • drug NEC T88.7
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T88.7

      Unspecified adverse effect of drug or medicament

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Drug hypersensitivity NOS
      • Drug reaction NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      Use Additional
      • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
      • newborn P93.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P93.8

        Other reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
        Use Additional
        • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
        • gray baby syndrome P93.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P93.0
P92.09 Other vomiting of newborn
P92.1 Regurgitation and rumination of newborn
P92.2 Slow feeding of newborn
P92.3 Underfeeding of newborn
P92.4 Overfeeding of newborn
P92.5 Neonatal difficulty in feeding at breast
P92.6 Failure to thrive in newborn
P92.8 Other feeding problems of newborn
P92.9 Feeding problem of newborn, unspecified
P93 Reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn
P93.0 Grey baby syndrome
P93.8 Other reactions and intoxications due to drugs administered to newborn
P94 Disorders of muscle tone of newborn
P94.0 Transient neonatal myasthenia gravis
P94.1 Congenital hypertonia
P94.2 Congenital hypotonia
P94.8 Other disorders of muscle tone of newborn
P94.9 Disorder of muscle tone of newborn, unspecified
P95 Stillbirth
P96 Other conditions originating in the perinatal period
P96.0 Congenital renal failure

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