255.3 CORTICOADREN OVERACT NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 255.3

Short Description: Corticoadren overact NEC

Long Description: Other corticoadrenal overactivity

Code Classification:

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders (240–279)
    • Diseases of other endocrine glands (249-259)
      • 255 Disorders of adrenal glands
        • 255.3 Corticoadren overact NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

Synonyms

  • Acquired benign adrenal androgenic overactivity
  • Adrenal hyperfunction
  • Adrenocortical hyperfunction
  • Adrenocorticotropic hormone hypersecretion
  • Adrenocorticotropic hormone hypersecretion not causing Cushing syndrome
  • Pseudo-Cushing's syndrome
  • Pseudo-Cushing's syndrome of depression
  • Syndrome of apparent mineralocorticoid excess

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 255.3 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • adrenal (gland) (capsule) (cortex) 255.9
      • hyperfunction 255.3
    • suprarenal (gland) (capsule) 255.9
      • hyperfunction 255.3
  • Dysadrenocortism 255.9
    • hyperfunction 255.3
  • Dysfunction
    • adrenal (cortical) 255.9
      • hyperfunction 255.3
    • suprarenal 255.9
      • hyperfunction 255.3
  • Hyperadrenalism (cortical) 255.3
    • medullary 255.6
  • Hyperadrenocorticism 255.3
    • congenital 255.2
    • iatrogenic
      • correct substance properly administered 255.3
      • overdose or wrong substance given or taken 962.0
  • Hypercorticosteronism
    • correct substance properly administered 255.3
  • Hypercortisonism
    • correct substance properly administered 255.3
  • Hyperfunction
    • adrenal (cortex) 255.3
      • androgenic, acquired benign 255.3
      • medulla 255.6
      • virilism 255.2
    • corticoadrenal NEC 255.3
  • Hypersecretion
    • ACTH 255.3
    • corticoadrenal 255.3
    • hormone
      • ACTH 255.3
  • Hypersuprarenalism 255.3
  • Increase, increased
    • function
      • adrenal (cortex) 255.3
        • medulla 255.6
  • Myopathy 359.9
    • in
      • hyperadrenocorticism NEC 255.3 [359.5]
  • Overproduction - see also Hypersecretion
    • ACTH 255.3
  • Schroeder's syndrome (endocrine-hypertensive) 255.3
  • Slocumb's syndrome 255.3
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • adrenocortical 255.3
    • endocrine-hypertensive 255.3
    • Schroeder's (endocrine-hypertensive) 255.3
    • Slocumb's 255.3
    • suprarenal cortical 255.3

Crosswalk Information

The code 255.3 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
255.3 Right Arrow E27.0 Other adrenocortical overactivity
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
255.0 Cushing's syndrome
255.10 Hyperaldosteronism, unspecified
255.11 Glucocorticoid-remediable aldosteronism
255.12 Conn's syndrome
255.13 Bartter's syndrome
255.14 Other secondary aldosteronism
255.2 Adrenogenital disorders
255.41 Glucocorticoid deficiency
255.42 Mineralocorticoid deficiency
255.5 Other adrenal hypofunction
255.6 Medulloadrenal hyperfunction
255.8 Other specified disorders of adrenal glands
255.9 Unspecified disorder of adrenal glands

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