Newborn ICD-10-CM Codes

The following 41 ICD-10-CM codes are intended for newborns and/or neonates of age 0 years as each code is clinically and virtually impossible to be applicable to patients of any age greater than this.

  • A33
    Tetanus neonatorum
  • E84.11
    Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis
  • H04.531
    Neonatal obstruction of right nasolacrimal duct
  • H04.532
    Neonatal obstruction of left nasolacrimal duct
  • H04.533
    Neonatal obstruction of bilateral nasolacrimal duct
  • H04.539
    Neonatal obstruction of unspecified nasolacrimal duct
  • N47.0
    Adherent prepuce, newborn
  • Z00.110
    Health examination for newborn under 8 days old
  • Z00.111
    Health examination for newborn 8 to 28 days old
  • Z05.0
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected cardiac condition ruled out
  • Z05.1
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected infectious condition ruled out
  • Z05.2
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected neurological condition ruled out
  • Z05.3
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected respiratory condition ruled out
  • Z05.41
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected genetic condition ruled out
  • Z05.42
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected metabolic condition ruled out
  • Z05.43
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected immunologic condition ruled out
  • Z05.5
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected gastrointestinal condition ruled out
  • Z05.6
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected genitourinary condition ruled out
  • Z05.71
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected skin and subcutaneous tissue condition ruled out
  • Z05.72
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected musculoskeletal condition ruled out
  • Z05.73
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected connective tissue condition ruled out
  • Z05.8
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for other specified suspected condition ruled out
  • Z05.9
    Observation and evaluation of newborn for unspecified suspected condition ruled out
  • Z38.00
    Single liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.01
    Single liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.1
    Single liveborn infant, born outside hospital
  • Z38.2
    Single liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth
  • Z38.30
    Twin liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.31
    Twin liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.4
    Twin liveborn infant, born outside hospital
  • Z38.5
    Twin liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth
  • Z38.61
    Triplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.62
    Triplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.63
    Quadruplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.64
    Quadruplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.65
    Quintuplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.66
    Quintuplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.68
    Other multiple liveborn infant, delivered vaginally
  • Z38.69
    Other multiple liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean
  • Z38.7
    Other multiple liveborn infant, born outside hospital
  • Z38.8
    Other multiple liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth
ICD-10-CM Code A33

Tetanus neonatorum

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
ICD-10-CM Code E84.11

Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
Type 1 Excludes
  • meconium ileus not due to cystic fibrosis (P76.0)
ICD-10-CM Code H04.531

Neonatal obstruction of right nasolacrimal duct

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
ICD-10-CM Code H04.532

Neonatal obstruction of left nasolacrimal duct

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
ICD-10-CM Code H04.533

Neonatal obstruction of bilateral nasolacrimal duct

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
ICD-10-CM Code H04.539

Neonatal obstruction of unspecified nasolacrimal duct

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years)
ICD-10-CM Code N47.0

Adherent prepuce, newborn

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) Male Dx
ICD-10-CM Code Z00.110

Health examination for newborn under 8 days old

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
Applicable To
  • Health check for newborn under 8 days old
ICD-10-CM Code Z00.111

Health examination for newborn 8 to 28 days old

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
Applicable To
  • Health check for newborn 8 to 28 days old
  • Newborn weight check
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.0

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected cardiac condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.1

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected infectious condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.2

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected neurological condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.3

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected respiratory condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.41

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected genetic condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.42

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected metabolic condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.43

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected immunologic condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.5

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected gastrointestinal condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.6

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected genitourinary condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.71

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected skin and subcutaneous tissue condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.72

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected musculoskeletal condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.73

Observation and evaluation of newborn for suspected connective tissue condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.8

Observation and evaluation of newborn for other specified suspected condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z05.9

Observation and evaluation of newborn for unspecified suspected condition ruled out

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.00

Single liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.01

Single liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.1

Single liveborn infant, born outside hospital

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.2

Single liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
Applicable To
  • Single liveborn infant NOS
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.30

Twin liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.31

Twin liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.4

Twin liveborn infant, born outside hospital

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.5

Twin liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.61

Triplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.62

Triplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.63

Quadruplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.64

Quadruplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.65

Quintuplet liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.66

Quintuplet liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.68

Other multiple liveborn infant, delivered vaginally

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.69

Other multiple liveborn infant, delivered by cesarean

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.7

Other multiple liveborn infant, born outside hospital

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt
ICD-10-CM Code Z38.8

Other multiple liveborn infant, unspecified as to place of birth

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Newborn/Neonate Dx (0 years) POA Exempt