ICD-10-CM Code E74.39
Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E74.39 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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 E74.39 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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- Disorder of intestinal carbohydrate absorption NOS
- Glucose-galactose malabsorption
- Sucrase deficiency
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E74.39 - Other disorders of intestinal carbohydrate absorption'
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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 E74.39 and a single ICD9 code, 271.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.