2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.3

Short stature due to endocrine disorder

Applicable To
  • Constitutional short stature
  • Laron-type short stature
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 E34.3. 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.
  • achondroplastic short stature (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q77.4

    Achondroplasia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Hypochondroplasia
    • Osteosclerosis congenita
    Q77.4
    )
  • hypochondroplastic short stature (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q77.4

    Achondroplasia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Hypochondroplasia
    • Osteosclerosis congenita
    Q77.4
    )
  • nutritional short stature (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E45

    Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Nutritional short stature
    • Nutritional stunting
    • Physical retardation due to malnutrition
    E45
    )
  • pituitary short stature (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E23.0

    Hypopituitarism

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fertile eunuch syndrome
    • Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism
    • Idiopathic growth hormone deficiency
    • Isolated deficiency of gonadotropin
    • Isolated deficiency of growth hormone
    • Isolated deficiency of pituitary hormone
    • Kallmann's syndrome
    • Lorain-Levi short stature
    • Necrosis of pituitary gland (postpartum)
    • Panhypopituitarism
    • Pituitary cachexia
    • Pituitary insufficiency NOS
    • Pituitary short stature
    • Sheehan's syndrome
    • Simmonds' disease
    E23.0
    )
  • progeria (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.8

    Other specified endocrine disorders

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Pineal gland dysfunction
    • Progeria
    Type 2 Excludes
    • pseudohypoparathyroidism (E20.1)
    E34.8
    )
  • renal short stature (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N25.0

    Renal osteodystrophy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Azotemic osteodystrophy
    • Phosphate-losing tubular disorders
    • Renal rickets
    • Renal short stature
    Type 2 Excludes
    • metabolic disorders classifiable to E70-E88
    N25.0
    )
  • Russell-Silver syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q87.1

    Congenital malformation syndromes predominantly associated with short stature

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Aarskog syndrome
    • Cockayne syndrome
    • De Lange syndrome
    • Dubowitz syndrome
    • Noonan syndrome
    • Prader-Willi syndrome
    • Robinow-Silverman-Smith syndrome
    • Russell-Silver syndrome
    • Seckel syndrome
    Type 1 Excludes
    • Ellis-van Creveld syndrome (Q77.6)
    • Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome (E78.72)
    Q87.1
    )
  • short-limbed stature with immunodeficiency (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D82.2

    Immunodeficiency with short-limbed stature

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    D82.2
    )
  • short stature in specific dysmorphic syndromes - code to syndrome - see Alphabetical Index
  • short stature NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R62.52

    Short stature (child)

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Lack of growth
    • Physical retardation
    • Short stature NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • short stature due to endocrine disorder (E34.3)
    R62.52
    )
The following code(s) above E34.3 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 E34.3:
  • 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
  • E34
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34

    Other endocrine disorders

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • pseudohypoparathyroidism (E20.1)
    Other endocrine disorders
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM E34.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert E34.3 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to E34.3:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to E34.3:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E34.3
E31.9 Polyglandular dysfunction, unspecified
E32 Diseases of thymus
E32.0 Persistent hyperplasia of thymus
E32.1 Abscess of thymus
E32.8 Other diseases of thymus
E32.9 Disease of thymus, unspecified
E34 Other endocrine disorders
E34.0 Carcinoid syndrome
E34.1 Other hypersecretion of intestinal hormones
E34.2 Ectopic hormone secretion, not elsewhere classified
E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
E34.4 Constitutional tall stature
E34.5 Androgen insensitivity syndrome
E34.50 …… unspecified
E34.51 Complete androgen insensitivity syndrome
E34.52 Partial androgen insensitivity syndrome
E34.8 Other specified endocrine disorders
E34.9 Endocrine disorder, unspecified
E35 Disorders of endocrine glands in diseases classified elsewhere
E36 Intraoperative complications of endocrine system
E36.0 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of an endocrine system organ or structure complicating a procedure

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