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ICD-10-CM Code E20

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 E20 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of E20 that describes the diagnosis 'hypoparathyroidism' in more detail.

The ICD code E20 is used to code Endocrine disease

Endocrine diseases are disorders of the endocrine system. The branch of medicine associated with endocrine disorders is known as endocrinology.

Specialty: Endocrinology
MeSH Codes: D004700, D004700, D004700
ICD 9 Codes: 240, 250, 259

Major endocrine glands. (Male left, female on the right.) 1. Pineal gland 2. Pituitary gland 3. Thyroid gland 4. Thymus 5. Adrenal gland 6. Pancreas 7. Ovary 8. Testes

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for E20 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 Excludes
Type-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
Di George's syndrome - instead, use code D82.1
Postprocedural hypoparathyroidism - instead, use code E89.2
Tetany NOS (R29.0 ) - instead, use code R29.0
Transitory neonatal hypoparathyroidism - instead, use code P71.4

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