ICD-10-CM Code R63
Symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake
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 R63 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of R63 that describes the diagnosis 'symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake' in more detail.
- R63 Symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for R63 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Bulimia NOS - instead, use code F50.2
- Eating disorders of nonorganic origin - instead, use code F50.-
- Malnutrition - instead, use Section E40-E46
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R63 - Symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code R63. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.