ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V69.1

Inapprt diet eat habits

Diagnosis Code V69.1

ICD-9: V69.1
Short Description: Inapprt diet eat habits
Long Description: Inappropriate diet and eating habits
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V69.1

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (V60-V69)
      • V69 Problems related to lifestyle

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z72.4 - Inappropriate diet and eating habits

  • Inadequate oral fluid intake for physiological needs
  • Inadequate oral food intake for physiological needs
  • Inappropriate diet and eating habits
  • Predicted excessive nutrient intake
  • Predicted inadequate nutrient intake

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V69.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Problem (with) V49.9
      • diet, inappropriate V69.1
      • eating habits, inappropriate V69.1

Information for Patients

Healthy Living

Many factors affect your health. Some you cannot control, such as your genetic makeup or your age. But you can make changes to your lifestyle. By taking steps toward healthy living, you can help reduce your risk of heart disease, cancer, stroke and other serious diseases:

  • Get the screening tests you need
  • Maintain a healthy weight
  • Eat a variety of healthy foods, and limit calories and saturated fat
  • Be physically active
  • Control your blood pressure and cholesterol
  • Don't smoke
  • Protect yourself from too much sun
  • Drink alcohol in moderation, or don't drink at all

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

  • Healthy living

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