Table 1

ICD-9 codes used to identify children with food allergies
ICD9 Code Diagnosis
558.3 Allergic gastroenteritis and colitis
693.1 Dermatitis due to food
708.9 Urticaria not otherwise specified
995.6 series Anaphylactic shock due to food
995.7 Other adverse food reactions, not specified elsewhere
V15.01 Allergy to peanut
V15.02 Allergy to milk
V15.03 Allergy to egg
V15.04 Allergy to seafood
V15.05 Allergy to food additives or other nuts

Karpa et al.

Karpa et al. Nutrition Journal 2012 11:87   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-11-87

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