ICD-10-CM Code E74.3
Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption
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 E74.3 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of E74.3 that describes the diagnosis 'other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption' in more detail.
- E74.3 Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE E74.31
- BILLABLE E74.39 Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption
The ICD code E743 is used to code Fructose malabsorption
Fructose malabsorption, formerly named "dietary fructose intolerance" (DFI), is a digestive disorder in which absorption of fructose is impaired by deficient fructose carriers in the small intestine's enterocytes. This results in an increased concentration of fructose in the entire intestine.
|ICD 9 Code:||271|
Coding Notes for E74.3 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Lactose intolerance - instead, use code E73.-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E74.3 - Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E74.3. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.