Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 270.8
Other specified disorders of amino-acid metabolism
  • Short description: Dis amino-acid metab NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 270.8 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 270.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 270.8: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • 2-Ketoadipic acidemia
  • 5-Oxoprolinase deficiency
  • Abnormal amino acid sequence
  • Acidemia, isovaleric
  • Aciduria, ketoadipic
  • Alaninemia
  • Alpha ketoadipic aciduria
  • Aminomethyltransferase deficiency
  • Aromatic amino acid decarboxylase deficiency
  • Beta-hydroxyisobutyryl-CoA deacylase deficiency
  • Biotin- ligase deficiency
  • Carnosinuria
  • Cobalamin D disease
  • D-2 glutaric aciduria
  • Disorder of amino acid and organic acid metabolism
  • Disorder of aromatic amino acid metabolism
  • Disorder of beta and omega amino acid metabolism
  • Disorder of catecholamine synthesis
  • Disorder of creatine synthesis
  • Disorder of isoleucine metabolism
  • Disorder of lysine and hydroxylysine metabolism
  • Disorder of phenylalanine metabolism
  • Disorder of proline AND/OR hydroxyproline metabolism
  • Disorder of propionate AND/OR methylmalonate metabolism
  • Disorder of tetrahydrobiopterin metabolism
  • Disorder of the gamma-glutamyl cycle
  • Disorder of valine metabolism
  • Dopamine beta-hydroxylase deficiency
  • Ethanolaminosis
  • Familial renal iminoglycinuria
  • gamma-Glutamyltransferase deficiency
  • Glucoaminophosphaturia syndrome
  • Glucoaminophosphaturia syndrome with rickets
  • Glutamate formiminotransferase deficiency
  • Glutamate-cysteine ligase deficiency
  • Glutaric aciduria
  • Glutathione synthase deficiency with 5-oxoprolinuria
  • Glutathionemia
  • Glycoprolinuria
  • Hyper-beta-alaninemia
  • Hyperdicarboxylicaminoaciduria AND hyperprolinemia
  • Hyperhydroxyprolinemia
  • Hyperprolinemia
  • Iminoacidopathy
  • Iminoglycinuria
  • Inborn error of glutathione metabolism
  • Isovaleric acidemia
  • Isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Lowe syndrome
  • Lysinuric protein intolerance
  • Ornithine oxo-acid aminotransferase deficiency
  • Proline dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Prolinuria
  • Propionyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency pccA complementation group
  • Propionyl-CoA carboxylase deficiency pccBC complementation group
  • Sarcosine dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Succinyl-CoA acetoacetate transferase deficiency
  • Trimethylaminuria
Applies To
  • Alaninemia
  • Ethanolaminuria
  • Glycoprolinuria
  • Hydroxyprolinemia
  • Hyperprolinemia
  • Iminoacidopathy
  • Prolinemia
  • Prolinuria
  • Sarcosinemia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 270.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E72.03 Lowe's syndrome
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E72.8 Other specified disorders of amino-acid metabolism
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 270.8:
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