2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.8

Other specified disorders of adrenal gland

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • E27.8 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 E27.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E27.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 E27.8 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Abnormality of cortisol-binding globulin
The following code(s) above E27.8 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 E27.8:
  • 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
  • E20-E35
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range E20-E35

    Disorders of other endocrine glands

    Type 1 Excludes
    Disorders of other endocrine glands
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abnormality of cortisol-binding globulin
  • Aldosteronism and nodular hyperplasia, adrenal cortex
  • Cortisol binding globulin abnormality
  • Hyperaldosteronism with nodular hyperplasia of adrenal cortex
ICD-10-CM E27.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 643 Endocrine disorders with mcc
  • 644 Endocrine disorders with cc
  • 645 Endocrine disorders without cc/mcc

Convert E27.8 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 E27.8:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
    • globulin R77.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R77.1

      Abnormality of globulin

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Hyperglobulinemia NOS
      • cortisol-binding E27.8
    • cortisol-binding globulin E27.8
  • Abscess (connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) L02.91
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L02.91

    Cutaneous abscess, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • adrenal E27.8 (capsule) (gland)
    • suprarenal E27.8 (capsule) (gland)
  • Adrenalitis, adrenitis E27.8
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • adrenal E27.8 (capsule) (fatty) (gland) (hyaline) (infectional)
    • suprarenal E27.8 (capsule) (gland)
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • adrenal (capsule) (cortex) (gland) (medullary) E27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.9

      Disorder of adrenal gland, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC E27.8
    • suprarenal (capsule) (gland) E27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.9

      Disorder of adrenal gland, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC E27.8
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • adrenal (capsule) (gland) (medullary) E27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.9

      Disorder of adrenal gland, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC E27.8
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • adrenal E27.8 (gland)
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • adrenal (capsule) (gland) E27.49
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.49

      Other adrenocortical insufficiency

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Adrenal hemorrhage
      • Adrenal infarction
      • medulla E27.8
  • Hyperplasia, hyperplastic
    • adrenal (capsule) (cortex) (gland) E27.8
    • suprarenal capsule E27.8 (gland)
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • adrenal cortex E27.8
    • suprarenal cortex E27.8 (gland)
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
    • adrenal E27.8 (gland)
    • suprarenal E27.8 (gland)
  • Obesity E66.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E66.9

    Obesity, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
    Applicable To
    • Obesity NOS
    • adrenal E27.8
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • adrenal E27.8 (gland)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E27.8
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
E28.31 Premature menopause
E28.310 Symptomatic premature menopause
E28.319 Asymptomatic premature menopause
E28.39 Other primary ovarian failure

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