Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 275.3
Disorders of phosphorus metabolism
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 275.3 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 275.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disorder of phosphorus metabolism
  • Familial x-linked hypophosphatemic vitamin D refractory rickets
  • Hereditary vitamin D dependent rickets type 2
  • Hyperphosphatemia
  • Hyperphosphatemia (high phosphate level)
  • Hypophosphatasia
  • Hypophosphatasia rickets
  • Hypophosphatemia
  • Hypophosphatemia (low phosphorus level)
  • Phosphorus metabolism disorder
  • Rickets, hypophosphatasia
  • Rickets, hypophosphatemic VIT D refractory, familial
  • Vitamin D-dependent rickets, type 2
Clinical Information
  • A metabolic disorder that affects the phosphate homeostasis
  • Condition in which there is a deviation or interruption in the processing of phosphorus in the body includes its absorption, transport, storage, and utilization
  • Disorders in the processing of phosphorus in the body: its absorption, transport, storage, and utilization
  • Genetic metabolic disorder resulting from serum and bone alkaline phosphatase deficiency leading to hypercalcemia, ethanolamine phosphatemia, and ethanolamine phosphaturia; manifestations include severe skeletal defects resembling vitamin d resistant rickets, failure of the calvarium to calcify, dyspnea, cyanosis, vomiting, constipation, renal calcinosis, failure to thrive, disorders of movement, beading of the costochondral junction, and rachitic bone changes
Applies To
  • Familial hypophosphatemia
  • Hypophosphatasia
  • Vitamin D-resistant:
    • osteomalacia
    • rickets
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 275.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM E83.30 Disorder of phosphorus metabolism, unspecified
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM E83.31 Familial hypophosphatemia
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM E83.32 Hereditary vitamin D-dependent rickets (type 1) (type 2)
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM E83.39 Other disorders of phosphorus metabolism
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 275.3:
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