ICD-10-CM Code E16.8
Other specified disorders of pancreatic internal secretion
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E16.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified disorders of pancreatic internal secretion. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E168 is used to code VIPoma
A VIPoma (also known as Verner Morrison syndrome, after the physicians who first described it) is a rare (1 per 10,000,000 per year) endocrine tumor, usually (about 90%) originating from non-β islet cell of the pancreas, that produce vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP). It may be associated with multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1.
Coding Notes for E16.8 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.
- Increased secretion from endocrine pancreas of growth hormone-releasing hormone
- Increased secretion from endocrine pancreas of pancreatic polypeptide
- Increased secretion from endocrine pancreas of somatostatin
- Increased secretion from endocrine pancreas of vasoactive-intestinal polypeptide
- DRG Group #643-645 - Endocrine disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #643-645 - Endocrine disorders with CC.
- DRG Group #643-645 - Endocrine disorders without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Glucagon deficiency (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E16.8 - Other specified disorders of pancreatic internal secretion'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code E16.8 and a single ICD9 code, 251.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.