2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E53.8

Deficiency of other specified B group vitamins

Applicable To
  • Biotin deficiency
  • Cyanocobalamin deficiency
  • Folate deficiency
  • Folic acid deficiency
  • Pantothenic acid deficiency
  • Vitamin B12 deficiency
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as E53.8. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • folate deficiency anemia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D52
    • D52 Folate deficiency anemia
      • D52.0 Dietary folate deficiency anemia
      • D52.1 Drug-induced folate deficiency anemia
      • D52.8 Other folate deficiency anemias
      • D52.9 Folate deficiency anemia, unspecified
  • vitamin B12 deficiency anemia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D51
    • D51 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia
      • D51.0 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to intrinsi...
      • D51.1 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to selectiv...
      • D51.2 Transcobalamin II deficiency
      • D51.3 Other dietary vitamin B12 deficiency anemia
      • D51.8 Other vitamin B12 deficiency anemias
      • D51.9 Vitamin B12 deficiency anemia, unspecified
The following code(s) above E53.8 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to E53.8:
  • E00-E89
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range E00-E89

    Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases

    • All neoplasms, whether functionally active or not, are classified in Chapter 2. Appropriate codes in this chapter (i.e. E05.8, E07.0, E16-E31, E34.-) may be used as additional codes to indicate either functional activity by neoplasms and ectopic endocrine tissue or hyperfunction and hypofunction of endocrine glands associated with neoplasms and other conditions classified elsewhere.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • transitory endocrine and metabolic disorders specific to newborn (P70-P74)
    Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • E50-E64
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range E50-E64

    Other nutritional deficiencies

    Type 2 Excludes
    Other nutritional deficiencies
  • E53
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E53

    Deficiency of other B group vitamins

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • sequelae of vitamin B deficiency (E64.8)
    Deficiency of other B group vitamins
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM E53.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert E53.8 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to E53.8:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to E53.8:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E53.8
E51.1 Beriberi
E51.11 Dry beriberi
E51.12 Wet beriberi
E51.2 Wernicke's encephalopathy
E51.8 Other manifestations of thiamine deficiency
E51.9 Thiamine deficiency, unspecified
E52 Niacin deficiency [pellagra]
E53 Deficiency of other B group vitamins
E53.0 Riboflavin deficiency
E53.1 Pyridoxine deficiency
E53.8 Deficiency of other specified B group vitamins
E53.9 Vitamin B deficiency, unspecified
E54 Ascorbic acid deficiency
E55 Vitamin D deficiency
E55.0 Rickets, active
E55.9 Vitamin D deficiency, unspecified
E56 Other vitamin deficiencies
E56.0 Deficiency of vitamin E
E56.1 Deficiency of vitamin K
E56.8 Deficiency of other vitamins
E56.9 Vitamin deficiency, unspecified

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