Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 264.8
Other manifestations of vitamin A deficiency
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Vitamin A deficiency NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 264.8 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 264.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Follicular keratosis due to vitamin A deficiency
  • Xeroderma due to vitamin A deficiency
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 264.8 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E50.8 Other manifestations of vitamin A deficiency
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 264.8:
  • Darier's disease (congenital) (keratosis follicularis) 757.39
    • due to vitamin A deficiency 264.8
  • Deficiency, deficient
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Darier's (congenital) (keratosis follicularis) 757.39
      • erythema annulare centrifugum 695.0
      • vitamin A deficiency 264.8
  • Dyskeratosis (see also Keratosis) 701.1
    • follicularis 757.39
      • vitamin A deficiency 264.8
  • Keratosis 701.1
    • follicular, vitamin A deficiency 264.8
    • follicularis 757.39
      • acquired 701.1
      • congenital (acneiformis) (Siemens') 757.39
      • spinulosa (decalvans) 757.39
      • vitamin A deficiency 264.8
    • vitamin A deficiency 264.8
  • Phrynoderma 264.8
  • Xeroderma (congenital) 757.39
    • vitamin A deficiency 264.8
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