ICD-10-CM Code E53.1
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E53.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of pyridoxine deficiency. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for E53.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Vitamin B6 deficiency
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Pyridoxine-responsive sideroblastic anemia - instead, use code D64.3
- DRG Group #640-641 - Misc disorders of nutrition, metabolism, fluids or electrolytes with MCC.
- DRG Group #640-641 - Misc disorders of nutrition, metabolism, fluids or electrolytes without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Neuropathy due to vitamin B6 deficiency (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E53.1 - Pyridoxine deficiency'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E53.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 266.1 was previously used, E53.1 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.