ICD-10-CM Code E72.19
Other disorders of sulfur-bearing amino-acid metabolism
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E72.19 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other disorders of sulfur-bearing amino-acid metabolism. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E721 is used to code Cystathioninuria
Cystathioninuria, also called cystathionase deficiency, is an autosomal recessive metabolic disorder that results in an excess of cystathionine in the urine. It is associated with a congenital dysfunction of the enzyme cystathionase, or acquired deficiency of vitamin B6 which is essential for the function of this enzyme. The latter is usually related to an overall deficiency of all the B-complex vitamins.
|ICD 9 Code:||270.4|
Coding Notes for E72.19 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.
- Sulfite oxidase deficiency
- DRG Group #642 - Inborn and other disorders of metabolism.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E72.19 - Other disorders of sulfur-bearing amino-acid metabolism'
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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 E72.19 and a single ICD9 code, 270.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.