ICD-10-CM Code E27.0
Other adrenocortical overactivity
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
E27.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other adrenocortical overactivity. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for E27.0 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.
- Overproduction of ACTH, not associated with Cushing's disease
- Premature adrenarche
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Cushing's syndrome - instead, use code E24.-
- 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 'E27.0 - Other adrenocortical overactivity'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E27.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 E27.0 and a single ICD9 code, 255.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.