Ascorbic acid deficiency E54- >

Applicable To
  • Deficiency of vitamin C
  • Scurvy
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 E54. 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.
  • scorbutic anemia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D53.2

    Scorbutic anemia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    D53.2
    )
  • sequelae of vitamin C deficiency (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E64.2

    Sequelae of vitamin C deficiency

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    E64.2
    )
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