ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 270.7

Straig amin-acid met NEC

Diagnosis Code 270.7

ICD-9: 270.7
Short Description: Straig amin-acid met NEC
Long Description: Other disturbances of straight-chain amino-acid metabolism
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 270.7

Code Classification
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders (240–279)
    • Other metabolic disorders and immunity disorders (270-279)
      • 270 Disorders of amino-acid transport and metabolism

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 3-Phosphoglycerate dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Adenosylcobalamin and methylcobalamin synthesis defect
  • Complete deficiency of methylmalonyl-coenzyme A mutase
  • Disorder of glutamine metabolism
  • Disorder of glycine metabolism
  • Disorder of lysine and hydroxylysine metabolism
  • Disorder of lysine AND/OR hydroxylysine metabolism
  • Disorder of serine metabolism
  • Disorder of threonine metabolism
  • Glucoglycinuria
  • Glutaric aciduria, type 1
  • Glutaryl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency
  • Glycine dehydrogenase
  • Hyperglycinemia
  • Hyperlysinemia
  • Impaired fasting glycaemia
  • Lysine intolerance
  • Lysinuric protein intolerance, type 1
  • Lysinuric protein intolerance, type 2
  • Methylmalonic acidemia
  • Non-ketotic hyperglycinemia
  • Non-ketotic hyperglycinemia H protein deficiency
  • Non-ketotic hyperglycinemia L protein deficiency
  • Periodic hyperlysinemia
  • Periodic hyperlysinemia with hyperammonemia
  • Persistent hyperlysinemia
  • Pipecolic acidemia
  • Saccharopinuria
  • Transient neonatal hyperglycinemia

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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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

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