ICD-10-CM Code E72.03
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E72.03 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of lowe's syndrome. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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 E72.03 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for associated glaucoma See Code H42
- DRG Group #642 - Inborn and other disorders of metabolism.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E72.03 - Lowe's syndrome'
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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 E72.03 and a single ICD9 code, 270.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.