ICD-10-CM Code R62.50
Unspecified lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Pediatric OnlyCode is only used for patients 1 to 17 years old.
R62.50 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of unspecified lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for R62.50 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.
- Infantilism NOS
- DRG Group #640-641 - Misc disorders of nutrition, metabolism, fluids or electrolytes with MCC.
- DRG Group #640-641 - Misc disorders of nutrition, metabolism, fluids or electrolytes without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R62.50 - Unspecified lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood'
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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 R62.50 and a single ICD9 code, 783.40 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.