ICD-10-CM Code E72.0
Disorders of amino-acid transport
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 E72.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of E72.0 that describes the diagnosis 'disorders of amino-acid transport' in more detail.
- E72.0 Disorders of amino-acid transport NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code E720 is used to code Oculocerebrorenal syndrome
Oculocerebrorenal syndrome (also called Lowe syndrome) is a rare X-linked recessive disorder characterized by congenital cataracts, hypotonia and areflexia, intellectual disability, proximal tubular acidosis, aminoaciduria, phosphaturia, and low-molecular-weight proteinuria. Glaucoma is present in about 50% of cases.
|MeSH Codes:||D009800, D020157, D005198|
|ICD 9 Codes:||270.8, 270, 270.0|
Coding Notes for E72.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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."
- Disorders of tryptophan metabolism - instead, use code E70.5
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Hypophosphatemic rickets with nephrotic-glycosuric dwarfism (disorder)
- Renal glycinuria, Kaiser type (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E72.0 - Disorders of amino-acid transport'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E72.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.