Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 275.8
Other specified disorders of mineral metabolism
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Dis mineral metabol NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 275.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 275.8 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 275.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 275.8: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 275.8 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E83.89 Other disorders of mineral metabolism
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chronic zinc deficiency
  • Cobalt deficiency disease
  • Disorder of cobalt metabolism
  • Disorder of manganese metabolism
  • Disorder of selenium metabolism
  • Disorder of trace mineral metabolism
  • Disorder of zinc metabolism
  • Mulberry heart disease
  • Non-hereditary acrodermatitis enteropathica
  • Nutritional muscular degeneration
  • Pseudohypoaldosteronism, type 1
  • Zinc metabolism disorder
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 275.8:
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