ICD-10 Diagnosis Code E68

Sequelae of hyperalimentation

Diagnosis Code E68

ICD-10: E68
Short Description: Sequelae of hyperalimentation
Long Description: Sequelae of hyperalimentation
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code E68

Valid for Submission
The code E68 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code E68 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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Synonyms
  • Megaloblastic anemia due to total parenteral nutrition
  • Sequelae of hyperalimentation

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Nutrition

Food provides the energy and nutrients you need to be healthy. Nutrients include proteins, carbohydrates, fats, vitamins, minerals, and water.

Healthy eating is not hard. The key is to

  • Eat a variety of foods, including vegetables, fruits, and whole-grain products
  • Eat lean meats, poultry, fish, beans, and low-fat dairy products
  • Drink lots of water
  • Limit salt, sugar, alcohol, saturated fat, and trans fat in your diet

Saturated fats are usually fats that come from animals. Look for trans fat on the labels of processed foods, margarines, and shortenings.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  • Calorie count - Fast food
  • Eating extra calories when you are sick - adults
  • Eating out
  • Fast food tips
  • Healthy grocery shopping
  • How to read food labels
  • Managing your weight with healthy eating
  • Nutrition Facts for Cooked Seafood (Food and Drug Administration)
  • Nutrition Facts for Raw Fruits (Food and Drug Administration)
  • Nutrition Facts for Raw Vegetables (Food and Drug Administration)
  • Snacks for adults


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