ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 275.8

Dis mineral metabol NEC

Diagnosis Code 275.8

ICD-9: 275.8
Short Description: Dis mineral metabol NEC
Long Description: Other specified disorders of mineral metabolism
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 275.8

Code Classification
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders
    • Other metabolic disorders and immunity disorders (270-279)
      • 275 Disorders of mineral metabolism

Information for Medical Professionals

Convert to ICD-10 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
  • E83.89 - Other disorders of mineral metabolism

  • Chronic zinc deficiency
  • Cobalt deficiency disease
  • Disorder of cobalt metabolism
  • Disorder of manganese metabolism
  • Disorder of selenium metabolism
  • Disorder of trace mineral metabolism
  • Disorder of zinc metabolism
  • Mulberry heart disease
  • Non-hereditary acrodermatitis enteropathica
  • Nutritional muscular degeneration
  • Pseudohypoaldosteronism, type 1

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 275.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Metabolic Disorders

Metabolism is the process your body uses to get or make energy from the food you eat. Food is made up of proteins, carbohydrates, and fats. Chemicals in your digestive system break the food parts down into sugars and acids, your body's fuel. Your body can use this fuel right away, or it can store the energy in your body tissues, such as your liver, muscles, and body fat.

A metabolic disorder occurs when abnormal chemical reactions in your body disrupt this process. When this happens, you might have too much of some substances or too little of other ones that you need to stay healthy.

You can develop a metabolic disorder when some organs, such as your liver or pancreas, become diseased or do not function normally. Diabetes is an example.

  • Acid mucopolysaccharides
  • Acidosis
  • Alkalosis
  • Homocystinuria
  • Lactic acid test
  • Metabolic acidosis
  • Metabolic neuropathies
  • Pseudohypoparathyroidism
  • Sanfilippo syndrome

[Read More]
Previous Code
Previous Code 275.5
Next Code
275.9 Next Code