ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R63.2

Polyphagia

Diagnosis Code R63.2

ICD-10: R63.2
Short Description: Polyphagia
Long Description: Polyphagia
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R63.2


Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • General symptoms and signs (R50-R69)
      • Symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake (R63)

Information for Medical Professionals

According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code R63.2 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
  • Alteration in nutrition
  • Alteration in nutrition
  • Alteration in nutrition: more than body requirements
  • Alteration in nutrition: more than body requirements
  • Disorder of hyperalimentation
  • Excessive appetite
  • Excessive bioactive substance intake
  • Excessive eating - polyphagia
  • Excessive enteral nutrition infusion
  • Excessive intake from enteral nutrition
  • Excessive oral intake
  • Hyperthermia-hyperphagia-hypothyroidism syndrome
  • Increased appetite
  • Occasional overeating
  • Overeating
  • Polyphagia symptom

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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