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ICD-10-CM Code E05.0
Thyrotoxicosis with diffuse goiter

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code E05.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of E05.0 that describes the diagnosis 'thyrotoxicosis with diffuse goiter' in more detail.


The ICD code E050 is used to code Graves' disease

Graves' disease, also known as toxic diffuse goiter, is an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid. It frequently results in and is the most common cause of hyperthyroidism. It also often results in an enlarged thyroid. Signs and symptoms of hyperthyroidism may include irritability, muscle weakness, sleeping problems, a fast heartbeat, poor tolerance of heat, diarrhea, and weight loss. Other symptoms may include thickening of the skin on the shins, known as pretibial myxedema, and eye problems such as bulging, a condition known as Graves' ophthalmopathy. About 25% to 80% of people with the condition develop eye problems.

Specialty: Endocrinology
MeSH Code: D006111
ICD 9 Code: 242.0

The classic finding of exophthalmos and lid retraction in Graves' disease

Coding Notes for E05.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
Inclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
Exophthalmic or toxic goiter NOS
Graves' disease
Toxic diffuse goiter

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Graves' disease with acropachy AND with thyrotoxic crisis (disorder)

Parent Code: E05 - Thyrotoxicosis [hyperthyroidism]

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Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/E050