253.5 DIABETES INSIPIDUS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 253.5

Short Description: Diabetes insipidus

Long Description: Diabetes insipidus

Code Classification:

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders (240–279)
    • Diseases of other endocrine glands (249-259)
      • 253 Disorders of the pituitary gland and its hypothalamic control
        • 253.5 Diabetes insipidus

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 253.5 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Deficiency, deficient
    • antidiuretic hormone 253.5
    • pituitary (anterior) 253.2
      • posterior 253.5
    • vasopressin 253.5
  • Diabetes, diabetic (brittle) (congenital) (familial) (mellitus) (severe) (slight) (without complication) 250.0
    • insipidus 253.5
      • nephrogenic 588.1
      • pituitary 253.5
      • vasopressin-resistant 588.1
  • Dysfunction
    • hypophysis 253.9
      • posterior lobe 253.6
        • hypofunction 253.5
    • pituitary (gland) 253.9
      • posterior 253.6
        • hypofunction 253.5
  • Hypofunction
    • pituitary (anterior) (gland) (lobe) 253.2
      • posterior 253.5
  • Inappropriate
    • secretion
      • antidiuretic hormone (ADH) (excessive) 253.6
        • deficiency 253.5
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
    • pituitary (anterior) 253.2
      • posterior 253.5

Crosswalk Information

The code 253.5 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
253.5 Right Arrow E23.2 Diabetes insipidus
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
253.0 Acromegaly and gigantism
253.1 Other and unspecified anterior pituitary hyperfunction
253.2 Panhypopituitarism
253.3 Pituitary dwarfism
253.4 Other anterior pituitary disorders
253.6 Other disorders of neurohypophysis
253.7 Iatrogenic pituitary disorders
253.8 Other disorders of the pituitary and other syndromes of diencephalohypophyseal origin
253.9 Unspecified disorder of the pituitary gland and its hypothalamic control

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