ICD-10-CM Code E63.8
Other specified nutritional deficiencies
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E63.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified nutritional deficiencies. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- 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
- Dilated cardiomyopathy due to taurine deficiency (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E63.8 - Other specified nutritional deficiencies'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code E63.8 and a single ICD9 code, 269.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.