5B50-5C3Z - Nutritional disorders [ ICD 11 MMS 2018 ]

The ICD 11 Code 5B50-5C3Z is a WHO Classified code for Nutritional disorders

Definition: Nutritional disorders in all their forms result from imbalances (excess or deficiency) in energy and/or specific macro and micronutrients. They occur when the intake of essential macronutrients and micronutrients does not meet or exceeds the metabolic demands for those nutrients. Metabolic demands vary with age and other physiological conditions, they are also affected by environmental circumstances, including poor hygiene and sanitation, which lead to diarrhea and other infections.

  • 5B50-5B7Z . Undernutrition
  • 5B80-5C1Z . Overweight, obesity or specific nutrient excesses
  • 5C3Y . Other specified nutritional disorders
  • 5C3Z . Nutritional disorders, unspecified