Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E66.1

Drug-induced obesity

    2015 Billable Code Questionable As Admission Dx

  • E66.1 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, E66.1 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E66.1. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Use Additional
  • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • E66.1 is not usually sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
ICD-10-CM E66.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 640 Misc disorders of nutrition,metabolism,fluids/electrolytes with mcc
  • 641 Misc disorders of nutrition,metabolism,fluids/electrolytes without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM E66.1 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM E66.1: