ICD-10-CM Code E05.1
Thyrotoxicosis with toxic single thyroid nodule
Non-Billable CodeNon-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 Code E05.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of E05.1 that describes the diagnosis 'thyrotoxicosis with toxic single thyroid nodule' in more detail.
- E05.1 Thyrotoxicosis with toxic single thyroid nodule NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code E051 is used to code Toxic nodular goiter
Toxic nodular goiter (TNG) (or Plummer syndrome) is a condition that can occur when a hyper-functioning nodule develops within a longstanding goiter. This results in hyperthyroidism, without the ophthalmologic effects seen in Grave's disease. These toxic multi or uni-nodular goiters are most common in women over the age of 60.
Coding Notes for E05.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion 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.
- Thyrotoxicosis with toxic uninodular goiter
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E05.1 - Thyrotoxicosis with toxic single thyroid nodule'
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