ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 23, 2019

See: Other and unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency

  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency E27.40

E27.40 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

E27.40 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 E27 Other disorders of adrenal gland

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Adrenocortical insufficiency NOS
  • Hypoaldosteronism
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency”

  • Deficiency, deficient
    • corticoadrenal - E27.40
  • Hypoadrenalism, hypoadrenia - E27.40
  • Hypoadrenocorticism - E27.40
  • Hypoaldosteronism - E27.40
  • Hypofunction
    • adrenocortical - E27.40
    • corticoadrenal NEC - E27.40
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
    • adrenal(gland) - E27.40
    • adrenocortical - E27.40
    • corticoadrenal - E27.40
    • suprarenal - E27.40
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Questions related to E27.40 Unspecified adrenocortical insufficiency

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