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

See: Hyperfunction of pituitary gland

  ICD-10 Code for Acromegaly & pituitary gigantism E22.0

E22.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

E22.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 4 Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E89)
Section E20-E35 Disorders of other endocrine glands (E20-E35)
Category E22 Hyperfunction of pituitary gland

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Overproduction of growth hormone
Excludes1
  • constitutional gigantism (E34.4)
  • constitutional tall stature (E34.4)
  • increased secretion from endocrine pancreas of growth hormone-releasing hormone (E16.8)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Acromegaly and pituitary gigantism”

  • Acromegaly, acromegalia - E22.0
  • Arthritis, arthritic(acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) - M19.90
    • due to or associated with
      • acromegaly - E22.0
    • in(due to)
      • acromegaly - E22.0See also subcategory M14.8-
  • Arthropathy - M12.9See also Arthritis
    • in(due to)
      • acromegaly - E22.0
  • Erdheim's syndrome(acromegalic macrospondylitis) - E22.0
  • Gigantism(cerebral) (hypophyseal) (pituitary) - E22.0
  • Hypersecretion
    • hormone(s)
      • growth - E22.0
  • Hypophyseal, hypophysisSee also condition
    • gigantism - E22.0
  • Launois' syndrome(pituitary gigantism) - E22.0
  • Macrospondylitis , acromegalic - E22.0
  • Marie's
    • disease or syndrome(acromegaly) - E22.0
  • OverproductionSee also Hypersecretion
    • growth hormone - E22.0
  • Scaglietti-Dagnini syndrome - E22.0
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • cerebral
      • gigantism - E22.0
    • costovertebral - E22.0
    • Erdheim's - E22.0
    • Launois' - E22.0
    • Marie's(acromegaly) - E22.0
    • pituitary - E22.0
    • Scaglietti-Dagnini - E22.0
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to E22.0 Acromegaly and pituitary gigantism

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