- Chapter 3
- Section 270-279
- Code 278.0
ICD-9-CM Code 278.0
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NON-BILLABLE ICD-9 CODE
Non-Billable Code Non-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.
Long ICD9 Description: Overweight and obesity
Short ICD9 Description: None specified
278 - Overweight, obesity and other hyperalimentation