ICD-10-CM Code E23.1
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E23.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of drug-induced hypopituitarism. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code E23 is used to code Pickardt syndrome
Pickardt syndrome (also Pickardt's syndrome or Pickardt–Fahlbusch syndrome) denotes a rare form of tertiary hypothyroidism that is caused by interruption of the portal veins connecting hypothalamus and pituitary.
|ICD 9 Code:||253.7|
An interupption of the hypophyseal portal system causes Pickardt's syndrome
Coding Notes for E23.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug See Section T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
- 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
- Steroid suppression of ACTH secretion (disorder)
- Iatrogenic hypopituitarism (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E23.1 - Drug-induced hypopituitarism'
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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 E23.1 and a single ICD9 code, 253.7 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.