ICD-10-CM Code E72.5

Disorders of glycine metabolism

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

E72.5 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of disorders of glycine metabolism. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:E72.5
Short Description:Disorders of glycine metabolism
Long Description:Disorders of glycine metabolism

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • E72.50 - Disorder of glycine metabolism, unspecified
  • E72.51 - Non-ketotic hyperglycinemia
  • E72.52 - Trimethylaminuria
  • E72.53 - Primary hyperoxaluria
  • E72.59 - Other disorders of glycine metabolism

Code Classification

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90)
    • Metabolic disorders (E70-E88)
      • Other disorders of amino-acid metabolism (E72)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021