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

See: Hypofunction and other disorders of the pituitary gland

  ICD-10 Code for Other disorders of pituitary gland E23.6

E23.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

E23.6 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 E23 Hypofunction and other disorders of the pituitary gland

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Inclusion Term
  • Abscess of pituitary
  • Adiposogenital dystrophy
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Related Terms to “Other disorders of pituitary gland”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
    • pituitary(gland) - E23.6
  • AdiposisSee also Obesity
    • cerebralis - E23.6
  • Adiposogenital dystrophy - E23.6
  • Cyst(colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • craniobuccal pouch - E23.6
    • craniopharyngeal pouch - E23.6
    • hypophysis, hypophyseal(duct) (recurrent) - E23.6
      • cerebri - E23.6
    • intrasellar - E23.6
    • pituitary(duct) (gland) - E23.6
    • Rathke's pouch - E23.6
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • pituitary(gland) - E23.6
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
  • Dystrophy, dystrophia
    • adiposogenital - E23.6
  • Embolism(multiple) (paradoxical) - I74.9
    • pituitary - E23.6
  • Fröhlich's syndrome - E23.6
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic(concealed) - R58
    • pituitary(gland) - E23.6
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • pituitary(anterior) (fossa) (gland) - E23.6
  • Hypoplasia, hypoplastic
    • genitalia, genital organ(s)
      • in adiposogenital dystrophy - E23.6
  • Infarct, infarction
    • hypophysis(anterior lobe) - E23.6
    • pituitary(gland) - E23.6
  • Obesity - E66.9
    • pituitary - E23.6
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • adiposogenital - E23.6
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Questions related to E23.6 Other disorders of pituitary gland

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