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ICD-10-CM Code E83.2
Disorders of zinc metabolism

Billable Code
Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

E83.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of disorders of zinc metabolism. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.

The ICD code E832 is used to code Acrodermatitis enteropathica

Acrodermatitis enteropathica is an autosomal recessive metabolic disorder affecting the uptake of zinc, characterized by periorificial (around the natural orifices) and acral (in the limbs) dermatitis, alopecia (loss of hair), and diarrhea.

Specialty: Endocrinology
ICD 9 Code: 686.8
Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for E83.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
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Acrodermatitis enteropathica

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #602-603 - Cellulitis with MCC.
  • DRG Group #602-603 - Cellulitis without MCC.

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Chronic zinc deficiency (disorder)

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E83.2 - Disorders of zinc metabolism'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E83.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Danbolt(-Cross) syndrome (acrodermatitis enteropathica) (E83.2)
Brandt's syndrome(acrodermatitis enteropathica) (E83.2)


Other specified local infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue (approximate match)

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 E83.2 and a single ICD9 code, 686.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.

Parent Code: E83 - Disorders of mineral metabolism

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