AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS - 2016 Issue 4; ICD-10-CM NEW/REVISED CODES
Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity and Malabsorption Disorders
Code K90.4, Other malabsorption due to intolerance, not elsewhere classified, has been expanded. Code K90.41, Non-celiac gluten sensitivity, was added to allow the reporting of gluten sensitivity not related to celiac disease. This code assignment includes gluten sensitivity not otherwise specified, and non-celiac gluten sensitive enteropathy. Code K90.49, Malabsorption due to intolerance, not elsewhere classified, allows the reporting of malabsorption due to carbohydrates, fats, proteins, and/or starches. Gluten sensitivity is a condition which can present with symptoms similar to those of celiac disease that improves when gluten is eliminated from the diet. People with gluten sensitivity...
To read the full article, sign in and subscribe to AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS .
Thank you for choosing Find-A-Code, please Sign In to remove ads.