Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 307.1
Anorexia nervosa
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 307.1 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 307.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anorexia nervosa, binge-eating purging type
  • Anorexia nervosa, purging subtype
  • Anorexia nervosa, restricting subtype
  • Anorexia nervosa, restricting type
Clinical Information
  • A disorder most often seen in adolescent females characterized by a refusal to maintain a minimally normal body weight, an intense fear of gaining weight, a disturbance in body image, and, in postmenarcheal females, the development of amenorrhea.
  • An eating disorder marked by an intense fear of gaining weight, a refusal to maintain a healthy weight, and a distorted body image. People with anorexia nervosa have an abnormal loss of appetite for food, try to avoid eating, and eat as little as possible.
  • An eating disorder that is characterized by the lack or loss of appetite, known as anorexia. Other features include excess fear of becoming overweight; body image disturbance; significant weight loss; refusal to maintain minimal normal weight; and amenorrhea. This disorder occurs most frequently in adolescent females. (apa, thesaurus of psychological index terms, 1994)
  • Syndrome in which the primary features include excessive fear of becoming overweight, body image disturbance, significant weight loss, refusal to maintain minimal normal weight, and amenorrhea. This disorder occurs most frequently in adolescent females.
  • Syndrome in which the primary features include excessive fear of becoming overweight, body image disturbance, significant weight loss, refusal to maintain minimal normal weight, and amenorrhea; disorder occurs most frequently in adolescent females.
307.1 Excludes
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 307.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM F50.00 Anorexia nervosa, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 307.1:
  • Anorexia 783.0
    • nervosa 307.1
  • Aphagia 787.20
    • psychogenic 307.1
  • Starvation (inanition) (due to lack of food) 994.2
    • voluntary NEC 307.1
  • Voluntary starvation 307.1
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