ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 26, 2019

See: Intestinal malabsorption

  ICD-10 Code for Intestinal malabsorption, unspecified K90.9

K90.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K90.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K90-K95 Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
Category K90 Intestinal malabsorption

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Related Terms to “Intestinal malabsorption, unspecified”

  • Disturbance(s)See also Disease
    • absorption - K90.9
    • assimilation, food - K90.9
  • Malabsorption - K90.9
    • intestinal - K90.9
    • syndrome - K90.9
  • Malassimilation - K90.9
  • Steatorrhea(chronic) - K90.9
    • idiopathic(adult) (infantile) - K90.9
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • malabsorption - K90.9
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