ICD-10-CM Code E22.9
Hyperfunction of pituitary gland, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E22.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of hyperfunction of pituitary gland, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E22 is used to code Hyperpituitarism
Hyperpituitarism is a condition due to the primary hypersecretion of pituitary hormones, it typically results from a pituitary adenoma. Children with hyperpituitarism is rare, disruption of growth regulation, either because of hormone hypersecretion or because of manifestations caused by local compression of the adenoma can occur.
|ICD 9 Code:||253.1|
- 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.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E22.9 - Hyperfunction of pituitary gland, unspecified'
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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 E22.9 and a single ICD9 code, 253.1 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.