2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E32.8

Other diseases of thymus

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • E32.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM E32.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E32.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 E32.8 may differ.
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 E32.8. 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.
  • aplasia or hypoplasia with immunodeficiency (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D82.1

    Di George's syndrome

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Pharyngeal pouch syndrome
    • Thymic alymphoplasia
    • Thymic aplasia or hypoplasia with immunodeficiency
    D82.1
    )
  • thymoma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D15.0

    Benign neoplasm of thymus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • benign carcinoid tumor of the thymus (D3A.091)
    D15.0
    )
The following code(s) above E32.8 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 E32.8:
  • E00-E89
    2020 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
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range E20-E35

    Disorders of other endocrine glands

    Type 1 Excludes
    Disorders of other endocrine glands
  • E32
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E32

    Diseases of thymus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • aplasia or hypoplasia of thymus with immunodeficiency (D82.1)
    • myasthenia gravis (G70.0)
    Diseases of thymus
Approximate Synonyms
  • Atrophy of thymus
  • Atrophy of thymus gland
  • Cyst of thymus
  • Cyst of thymus gland
ICD-10-CM E32.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 814 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with mcc
  • 815 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with cc
  • 816 Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders without cc/mcc

Convert E32.8 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to E32.8:
  • Asthma, asthmatic (bronchial) (catarrh) (spasmodic) J45.909
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J45.909

    Unspecified asthma, uncomplicated

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Asthma NOS
    Type 2 Excludes
    • lung diseases due to external agents (J60-J70)
    • Kopp's E32.8
    • thymic E32.8
  • Atrophy, atrophic (of)
    • fatty, thymus E32.8 (gland)
    • thymus E32.8 (fatty)
  • Convulsions (idiopathic) R56.9
    - see also Seizure(s)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R56.9

    Unspecified convulsions

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Convulsion disorder
    • Fit NOS
    • Recurrent convulsions
    • Seizure(s) (convulsive) NOS
    • thymic E32.8
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • thymus E32.8 (gland)
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • thymus (gland) E32.8
      • fatty E32.8
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • thymus (gland) E32.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E32.9

      Disease of thymus, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC E32.8
  • Emphysema (atrophic) (bullous) (chronic) (interlobular) (lung) (obstructive) (pulmonary) (senile) (vesicular) J43.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J43.9

    Emphysema, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bullous emphysema (lung)(pulmonary)
    • Emphysema (lung)(pulmonary) NOS
    • Emphysematous bleb
    • Vesicular emphysema (lung)(pulmonary)
    • thymus E32.8 (gland) (congenital)
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • thymus E32.8 (gland)
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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)
    • thymus E32.8 (gland)
  • Infiltrate, infiltration
    • thymus E32.8 (gland) (fatty)
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory (with exudation)
    • thymus E32.8 (gland)
  • Involution, involutional - see also condition
    • thymus failure E32.8
  • Kopp's asthma E32.8
  • Lymphatism E32.8
  • Necrosis, necrotic (ischemic) - see also Gangrene
    • thymus E32.8 (gland)
  • Status (post) - see also Presence (of)
    • lymphaticus E32.8
    • thymicolymphaticus E32.8
    • thymicus E32.8
    • thymolymphaticus E32.8
  • Thymitis E32.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E32.8
E31.2 Multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN] syndromes
E31.20 Multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN] syndrome, unspecified
E31.21 Multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN] type I
E31.22 Multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN] type IIA
E31.23 Multiple endocrine neoplasia [MEN] type IIB
E31.8 Other polyglandular dysfunction
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

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