Kwashiorkor E40- >

Applicable To
  • Severe malnutrition with nutritional edema with dyspigmentation of skin and hair
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 E40. 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.
  • marasmic kwashiorkor (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E42

    Marasmic kwashiorkor

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Intermediate form severe protein-calorie malnutrition
    • Severe protein-calorie malnutrition with signs of both kwashiorkor and marasmus
Clinical Information