ICD-10 Diagnosis Code E67.0

Hypervitaminosis A

Diagnosis Code E67.0

ICD-10: E67.0
Short Description: Hypervitaminosis A
Long Description: Hypervitaminosis A
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code E67.0

Valid for Submission
The code E67.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90)
    • Overweight, obesity and other hyperalimentation (E65-E68)
      • Other hyperalimentation (E67)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code E67.0 is grouped in the following 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

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  • 278.2 - Hypervitaminosis a

Synonyms
  • Benign intracranial hypertension
  • Benign intracranial hypertension due to hypervitaminosis A
  • Hypervitaminosis
  • Hypervitaminosis A

Information for Patients


Vitamin A

Vitamins are substances that your body needs to grow and develop normally. Vitamin A plays a role in your

  • Vision
  • Bone growth
  • Reproduction
  • Cell functions
  • Immune system

Vitamin A is an antioxidant. It can come from plant or animal sources. Plant sources include colorful fruits and vegetables. Animal sources include liver and whole milk. Vitamin A is also added to foods like cereals.

Vegetarians, young children, and alcoholics may need extra Vitamin A. You might also need more if you have certain conditions, such as liver diseases, cystic fibrosis, and Crohn's disease. Check with your health care provider to see if you need to take vitamin A supplements.

NIH: National Institutes of Health Office of Dietary Supplements

  • Beta-carotene blood test
  • Hypervitaminosis A
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin A blood test


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