2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 579.1
- chronic malabsorption syndrome occuring mainly in residents of or visitors to the tropics or subtropics; failed intestinal absorption of nutrients results in malnutrition and anemia due to folate deficiency.
- ICD-9-CM 579.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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