ICD-10-CM Code E80.0
Hereditary erythropoietic porphyria
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E80.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of hereditary erythropoietic porphyria. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E800 is used to code Erythropoietic protoporphyria
Erythropoietic protoporphyria (EPP) is a form of porphyria, which varies in severity and can be very painful. It arises from a deficiency in the enzyme ferrochelatase, leading to abnormally high levels of protoporphyrin in the tissue.:525 The severity varies significantly from individual to individual.
|ICD 9 Code:||277.1|
Chronic skin lesions of EPP
Coding Notes for E80.0 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.
- Congenital erythropoietic porphyria
- Erythropoietic protoporphyria
- DRG Group #642 - Inborn and other disorders of metabolism.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Erythropoietic protoporphyria (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E80.0 - Hereditary erythropoietic porphyria'
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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 E80.0 and a single ICD9 code, 277.1 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.