2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E89.6

Postprocedural adrenocortical (-medullary) hypofunction

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • E89.6 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 E89.6 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E89.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 E89.6 may differ.
The following code(s) above E89.6 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 E89.6:
  • 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
  • E89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E89

    Postprocedural endocrine and metabolic complications and disorders, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • intraoperative complications of endocrine system organ or structure (E36.0-, E36.1-, E36.8)
    Postprocedural endocrine and metabolic complications and disorders, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of adrenalectomy
  • History of removal of adrenal gland
  • Postprocedural adrenocortical hypofunction
  • Postprocedural adrenocortical(-medullary) hypofunction
ICD-10-CM E89.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 643 Endocrine disorders with mcc
  • 644 Endocrine disorders with cc
  • 645 Endocrine disorders without cc/mcc

Convert E89.6 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 E89.6:
  • Absence (of) (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • adrenal (gland) (congenital) Q89.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.1

      Congenital malformations of adrenal gland

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Type 1 Excludes
      • adrenogenital disorders (E25.-)
      • congenital adrenal hyperplasia (E25.0)
      • acquired E89.6
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • endocrine E34.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.9

      Endocrine disorder, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Endocrine disturbance NOS
      • Hormone disturbance NOS
  • Hypofunction
    • adrenocortical E27.40
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E27.40

      Unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Adrenocortical insufficiency NOS
      • Hypoaldosteronism
      • postprocedural E89.6
    • adrenomedullary, postprocedural E89.6
  • Status (post) - see also Presence (of)
    • adrenalectomy E89.6 (unilateral) (bilateral)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To E89.6
E88.9 Metabolic disorder, unspecified
E89 Postprocedural endocrine and metabolic complications and disorders, not elsewhere classified
E89.0 Postprocedural hypothyroidism
E89.1 Postprocedural hypoinsulinemia
E89.2 Postprocedural hypoparathyroidism
E89.3 Postprocedural hypopituitarism
E89.4 Postprocedural ovarian failure
E89.40 Asymptomatic postprocedural ovarian failure
E89.41 Symptomatic postprocedural ovarian failure
E89.5 Postprocedural testicular hypofunction
E89.6 Postprocedural adrenocortical (-medullary) hypofunction
E89.8 Other postprocedural endocrine and metabolic complications and disorders
E89.81 Postprocedural hemorrhage of an endocrine system organ or structure following a procedure
E89.810 Postprocedural hemorrhage of an endocrine system organ or structure following an endocrine system procedure
E89.811 Postprocedural hemorrhage of an endocrine system organ or structure following other procedure
E89.82 Postprocedural hematoma and seroma of an endocrine system organ or structure
E89.820 Postprocedural hematoma of an endocrine system organ or structure following an endocrine system procedure
E89.821 Postprocedural hematoma of an endocrine system organ or structure following other procedure
E89.822 Postprocedural seroma of an endocrine system organ or structure following an endocrine system procedure
E89.823 Postprocedural seroma of an endocrine system organ or structure following other procedure
E89.89 Other postprocedural endocrine and metabolic complications and disorders

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