2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E11.21

Type 2 diabetes mellitus with diabetic nephropathy

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • E11.21 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM E11.21 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E11.21 - other international versions of ICD-10 E11.21 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus with intercapillary glomerulosclerosis
  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus with intracapillary glomerulonephrosis
  • Type 2 diabetes mellitus with Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease
The following code(s) above E11.21 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to E11.21:
  • E00-E89
    2019 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
  • E11
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E11

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • diabetes (mellitus) due to insulin secretory defect
    • diabetes NOS
    • insulin resistant diabetes (mellitus)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition (E08.-)
    • drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus (E09.-)
    • gestational diabetes (O24.4-)
    • neonatal diabetes mellitus (P70.2)
    • postpancreatectomy diabetes mellitus (E13.-)
    • postprocedural diabetes mellitus (E13.-)
    • secondary diabetes mellitus NEC (E13.-)
    • type 1 diabetes mellitus (E10.-)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify control using:
    • insulin (Z79.4)
    • oral antidiabetic drugs (Z79.84)
    • oral hypoglycemic drugs (Z79.84)
    Type 2 diabetes mellitus
Approximate Synonyms
  • Diabetes type 2 with nephrotic syndrome
  • Diabetes, type 2 with nephropathy
  • Nephrotic syndrome due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Persistent proteinuria associated with type ii diabetes mellitus
  • Renal disorder associated with type ii diabetes mellitus
ICD-10-CM E11.21 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 008 Simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplant
  • 010 Pancreas transplant
  • 698 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with mcc
  • 699 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with cc
  • 700 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert E11.21 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to E11.21:
  • Diabetes, diabetic (mellitus) (sugar) E11.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E11.9

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus without complications

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
    • with
      • glomerulonephrosis, intracapillary E11.21
      • glomerulosclerosis, intercapillary E11.21
      • Kimmelsteil-Wilson disease E11.21
      • nephropathy E11.21
    • type 2 E11.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E11.9

      Type 2 diabetes mellitus without complications

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
      • with
        • glomerulonephrosis, intracapillary E11.21
        • glomerulosclerosis, intercapillary E11.21
        • Kimmelsteil-Wilson disease E11.21
        • nephropathy E11.21

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E11.21
E10.8 Type 1 diabetes mellitus with unspecified complications
E10.9 Type 1 diabetes mellitus without complications
E11 Type 2 diabetes mellitus
E11.0 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with hyperosmolarity
E11.00 …… without nonketotic hyperglycemic-hyperosmolar coma (NKHHC)
E11.01 …… with coma
E11.1 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis
E11.10 …… without coma
E11.11 …… with coma
E11.2 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with kidney complications
E11.21 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with diabetic nephropathy
E11.22 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with diabetic chronic kidney disease
E11.29 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with other diabetic kidney complication
E11.3 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with ophthalmic complications
E11.31 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with unspecified diabetic retinopathy
E11.311 …… with macular edema
E11.319 …… without macular edema
E11.32 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with mild nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy
E11.321 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with mild nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy with macular edema
E11.3211 …… right eye
E11.3212 …… left eye

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.