Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R63.3

Feeding difficulties

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • R63.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R63.3. Other international versions of ICD-10 R63.3 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Applicable To
  • Feeding problem (elderly) (infant) NOS
Approximate Synonyms
  • Developmental delay in feeding
  • Developmental delay, feeding
  • Elderly feeding problem
  • Feeding delay, developmental
  • Feeding problem in elderly
  • Feeding problem in infant
  • Infant feeding problem
  • Overconsumption of milk in childhood
  • Overconsumption of milk, child
Type 1 Excludes
  • feeding problems of newborn (P92.-)
  • infant feeding disorder of nonorganic origin (F98.2-)
ICD-10-CM R63.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 640 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes with mcc
  • 641 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM R63.3 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM R63.3: