ICD 9 CM Codes

277.2 Other disorders of purine and pyrimidine metabolism
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  277.2    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '277.2' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
GEMS
277.2 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E79.1 Lesch-Nyhan syndrome
GEMS
277.2 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM E79.8 Other disorders of purine and pyrimidine metabolism
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.277.2.'
beta-amino-isobutyricaciduria
adenosine deaminase
Beta-aminoisobutyric aciduria
beta-aminoisobutyric (BAIB)
HG-PRT
hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase (HG-PRT)
Lesch-Nyhan (hypoxanthine-guanine-phosphroibosyltransferase deficiency)
Lesch-Nyhan syndrome (hypoxanthine-guanine-phosphoribosyltransferase deficiency)
PRT
purine
purine metabolism NEC
purine NEC
purine nucleoside phosphorylase
pyrimidine
pyrimidine metabolism NEC
pyrimidine NEC
xanthine
Xanthine stones
xanthinuria
Xanthinuria
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