2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.4

Other and unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as E27.4. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • adrenoleukodystrophy [Addison-Schilder] (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E71.528

    Other X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Addison only phenotype adrenoleukodystrophy
    • Addison-Schilder adrenoleukodystrophy
    E71.528
    )
  • Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A39.1

    Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Meningococcal hemorrhagic adrenalitis
    • Meningococcic adrenal syndrome
    A39.1
    )
The following code(s) above E27.4 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to E27.4:
  • E00-E89
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range E00-E89

    Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases

    Note
    • All neoplasms, whether functionally active or not, are classified in Chapter 2. Appropriate codes in this chapter (i.e. E05.8, E07.0, E16-E31, E34.-) may be used as additional codes to indicate either functional activity by neoplasms and ectopic endocrine tissue or hyperfunction and hypofunction of endocrine glands associated with neoplasms and other conditions classified elsewhere.
    Type 1 Excludes
    • transitory endocrine and metabolic disorders specific to newborn (P70-P74)
    Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
  • E20-E35
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range E20-E35

    Disorders of other endocrine glands

    Type 1 Excludes
    Disorders of other endocrine glands
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E27.4
E26.1 Secondary hyperaldosteronism
E26.8 Other hyperaldosteronism
E26.81 Bartter's syndrome
E26.89 Other hyperaldosteronism
E26.9 Hyperaldosteronism, unspecified
E27 Other disorders of adrenal gland
E27.0 Other adrenocortical overactivity
E27.1 Primary adrenocortical insufficiency
E27.2 Addisonian crisis
E27.3 Drug-induced adrenocortical insufficiency
E27.4 Other and unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency
E27.40 Unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency
E27.49 Other adrenocortical insufficiency
E27.5 Adrenomedullary hyperfunction
E27.8 Other specified disorders of adrenal gland
E27.9 Disorder of adrenal gland, unspecified
E28 Ovarian dysfunction
E28.0 Estrogen excess
E28.1 Androgen excess
E28.2 Polycystic ovarian syndrome
E28.3 Primary ovarian failure

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