ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 14, 2018

See: Thyroiditis

  ICD-10 Code for Other chronic thyroiditis E06.5

E06.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

E06.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 4 Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E89)
Section E00-E07 Disorders of thyroid gland (E00-E07)
Category E06 Thyroiditis

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Inclusion Term
  • Chronic fibrous thyroiditis
  • Chronic thyroiditis NOS
  • Ligneous thyroiditis
  • Riedel thyroiditis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other chronic thyroiditis”

  • Ligneous thyroiditis - E06.5
  • Riedel's
    • struma, thyroiditis or disease - E06.5
  • StrumaSee also Goiter
    • Riedel's - E06.5
  • Thyroiditis - E06.9
    • chronic(nonspecific) (sclerosing) - E06.5
      • fibrous - E06.5
    • fibrous(chronic) - E06.5
    • ligneous - E06.5
    • Riedel's - E06.5
    • woody - E06.5
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Questions related to E06.5 Other chronic thyroiditis

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