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    Code: E43

    Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Unspecified severe protein-calorie malnutrition

    Block: Malnutrition (E40-E46)

    Excludes 2: nutritional anemias (D50-D53)
    starvation (T73.0)


    Excludes 1:intestinal malabsorption (K90.-)
    sequelae of protein-calorie malnutrition (E64.0)

    Details: Unspecified severe protein-calorie malnutrition
    Starvation edema

    Guidelines: Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E89)

    Excludes 1:transitory endocrine and metabolic disorders specific to newborn (P70-P74)

    Note: All neoplasms, whether functionally active or not, are classified in Chapter 2. Appropriate codes in this chapter (i.e. E05.8, E07.0, E16-E31, E34.-) may be used as additional codes to indicate either functional activity by neoplasms and ectopic endocrine tissue or hyperfunction and hypofunction of endocrine glands associated with neoplasms and other conditions classified elsewhere.

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