Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition E45

  • E45 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM E45 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E45 - other international versions of ICD-10 E45 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Nutritional short stature
  • Nutritional stunting
  • Physical retardation due to malnutrition

Codes: = Billable

  • E45 Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.