ICD-10 Diagnosis Code E67.2

Megavitamin-B6 syndrome

Diagnosis Code E67.2

ICD-10: E67.2
Short Description: Megavitamin-B6 syndrome
Long Description: Megavitamin-B6 syndrome
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code E67.2


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 E67.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • MISCELLANEOUS DISORDERS OF NUTRITION, METABOLISM , FLUIDS AND ELECTROLYTES WITH MCC 640
  • MISCELLANEOUS DISORDERS OF NUTRITION, METABOLISM , FLUIDS AND ELECTROLYTES WITHOUT MCC 641

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Synonyms
  • Excessive vitamin B6 intake
  • Hypervitaminosis
  • Hypervitaminosis B6
  • Hypervitaminosis, B complex

Information for Patients


B Vitamins

The B vitamins are

  • B1 (thiamine)
  • B2 (riboflavin)
  • B3 (niacin)
  • B5 (pantothenic acid)
  • B6
  • B7 (biotin)
  • B12
  • Folic acid

These vitamins help the process your body uses to get or make energy from the food you eat. They also help form red blood cells. You can get B vitamins from proteins such as fish, poultry, meat, eggs, and dairy products. Leafy green vegetables, beans, and peas also have B vitamins. Many cereals and some breads have added B vitamins.

Not getting enough of certain B vitamins can cause diseases. A lack of B12 or B6 can cause anemia.

  • Anemia - B12 deficiency
  • Beriberi
  • Methylmalonic acid blood test
  • Niacin
  • Pantothenic acid and biotin
  • Pellagra
  • Riboflavin
  • Thiamin
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin B12 level
  • Vitamin B6


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