2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E75.6

Lipid storage disorder, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • E75.6 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM E75.6 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E75.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 E75.6 may differ.
The following code(s) above E75.6 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 E75.6:
  • E00-E89
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range E00-E89

    Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases

    Note
    • 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
  • E70-E88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range E70-E88

    Metabolic disorders

    Type 1 Excludes
    • androgen insensitivity syndrome (E34.5-)
    • congenital adrenal hyperplasia (E25.0)
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (Q79.6-)
    • hemolytic anemias attributable to enzyme disorders (D55.-)
    • Marfan's syndrome (Q87.4)
    • 5-alpha-reductase deficiency (E29.1)
    Metabolic disorders
  • E75
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E75

    Disorders of sphingolipid metabolism and other lipid storage disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Disorders of sphingolipid metabolism and other lipid storage disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cerebral degeneration associated with generalized lipidosis
  • Cerebral degeneration in lipidoses
  • Chemically-induced lipidosis
  • Lipidosis, chemically induced
  • Lipoidosis
  • Retinal dystrophy
  • Retinal dystrophy in cerebroretinal lipidosis
Clinical Information
  • Conditions characterized by abnormal lipid deposition due to disturbance in lipid metabolism, such as hereditary diseases involving lysosomal enzymes required for lipid breakdown. They are classified either by the enzyme defect or by the type of lipid involved.
  • Disturbance of lipid metabolism with abnormal deposit of lipids in the cells.
ICD-10-CM E75.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 642 Inborn and other disorders of metabolism

Convert E75.6 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to E75.6:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E75.6
E75.242 …… type C
E75.243 …… type D
E75.248 Other Niemann-Pick disease
E75.249 …… unspecified
E75.25 Metachromatic leukodystrophy
E75.26 Sulfatase deficiency
E75.29 Other sphingolipidosis
E75.3 Sphingolipidosis, unspecified
E75.4 Neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis
E75.5 Other lipid storage disorders
E75.6 Lipid storage disorder, unspecified
E76 Disorders of glycosaminoglycan metabolism
E76.0 Mucopolysaccharidosis, type I
E76.01 Hurler's syndrome
E76.02 Hurler-Scheie syndrome
E76.03 Scheie's syndrome
E76.1 Mucopolysaccharidosis, type II
E76.2 Other mucopolysaccharidoses
E76.21 Morquio mucopolysaccharidoses
E76.210 Morquio A mucopolysaccharidoses
E76.211 Morquio B mucopolysaccharidoses

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.