ICD-10-CM Code E44
Protein-calorie malnutrition of moderate and mild degree
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code E44 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of E44 that describes the diagnosis 'protein-calorie malnutrition of moderate and mild degree' in more detail.
- E44 Protein-calorie malnutrition of moderate and mild degree NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code E44 is used to code Protein-energy malnutrition
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E44 - Protein-calorie malnutrition of moderate and mild degree'
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