ICD-10-CM Code E76.0
Mucopolysaccharidosis, type I
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 E76.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of E76.0 that describes the diagnosis 'mucopolysaccharidosis, type i' in more detail.
The ICD code E760 is used to code Hurler syndrome
Hurler syndrome, also known as mucopolysaccharidosis type I (MPS I), Hurler's disease, also gargoylism, is a genetic disorder that results in the buildup of glycosaminoglycans (formerly known as mucopolysaccharides) due to a deficiency of alpha-L iduronidase, an enzyme responsible for the degradation of mucopolysaccharides in lysosomes.:544 Without this enzyme, a buildup of heparan sulfate and dermatan sulfate occurs in the body. Symptoms appear during childhood and early death can occur due to organ damage.
|ICD 9 Code:||277.5|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E76.0 - Mucopolysaccharidosis, type I'
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