APPENDIX C
Diagnoses Currently Covered by Medicare for Serum TSH Testing

ICD-9-CM Code

Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Short-term (S)?

Diagnosis

017.50–017.56

T

Tuberculosis of the thyroid gland

183

P

Malignant neoplasm of ovary

193

T

Malignant neoplasm of thyroid gland

194.8

P

Malignant neoplasm of other endocrine glands and related structures, other

198.89

P

Secondary malignant neoplasm of the thyroid

220

S

Benign neoplasm of ovary

226

T

Benign neoplasm of thyroid gland

227.3

P

Benign neoplasm of pituitary gland and craniopharyngeal duct

234.8

P

Carcinoma in situ of other and unspecified sites

237.4

P

Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unspecified endocrine glands

239.7

T

Neoplasm of unspecified nature, thyroid gland

240.0–240.9

T

Goiter specified and unspecified

241.0–241.9

T

Nontoxic nodular goiter

242.00–242.91

T

Thyrotoxicosis with or without goiter

243

T

Congenital hypothyroidism

244.0–244.9

T

Acquired hypothyroidism

245.0–245.9

T

Thyroiditis

246.0–246.9

T

Other disorders of thyroid

250.00–250.93

P

Diabetes mellitus

252.1

P

Hypoparathyroidism



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement



Below are the first 10 and last 10 pages of uncorrected machine-read text (when available) of this chapter, followed by the top 30 algorithmically extracted key phrases from the chapter as a whole.
Intended to provide our own search engines and external engines with highly rich, chapter-representative searchable text on the opening pages of each chapter. Because it is UNCORRECTED material, please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages.

Do not use for reproduction, copying, pasting, or reading; exclusively for search engines.

OCR for page 114
APPENDIX C Diagnoses Currently Covered by Medicare for Serum TSH Testing ICD-9-CM Code Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Short-term (S)? Diagnosis 017.50–017.56 T Tuberculosis of the thyroid gland 183 P Malignant neoplasm of ovary 193 T Malignant neoplasm of thyroid gland 194.8 P Malignant neoplasm of other endocrine glands and related structures, other 198.89 P Secondary malignant neoplasm of the thyroid 220 S Benign neoplasm of ovary 226 T Benign neoplasm of thyroid gland 227.3 P Benign neoplasm of pituitary gland and craniopharyngeal duct 234.8 P Carcinoma in situ of other and unspecified sites 237.4 P Neoplasm of uncertain behavior of other and unspecified endocrine glands 239.7 T Neoplasm of unspecified nature, thyroid gland 240.0–240.9 T Goiter specified and unspecified 241.0–241.9 T Nontoxic nodular goiter 242.00–242.91 T Thyrotoxicosis with or without goiter 243 T Congenital hypothyroidism 244.0–244.9 T Acquired hypothyroidism 245.0–245.9 T Thyroiditis 246.0–246.9 T Other disorders of thyroid 250.00–250.93 P Diabetes mellitus 252.1 P Hypoparathyroidism

OCR for page 114
ICD-9-CM Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Code Short-term (S)? Diagnosis 253.1 P Other and unspecified anterior pituitary hyper function 253.2 P Panhypopituitarism 253.3–253.4 P Pituitary dwarfism 253.4 P Other anterior pituitary disorders 253.7 P Iatrogenic pituitary disorders 255.2 P Adrenogenital disorders 255.4 P Corticoadrenal insufficiency 256.3 P Ovarian failure 257.2 P Testicular hypofunction 258.0–258.9 P Polyglandular dysfunction 262 S Malnutrition, severe 263.0–263.9 S Malnutrition, other and unspecified 266 S Ariboflavinosis 272 P Pure hypercholesterolemia 272.2 P Mixed hyperlipidemia 272.4 P Other and unspecified hyperlipidemia 275.40–275.49 S Calcium disorders 276 S Hyposmolality and/or hypernatremia 276.1 S Hyposmolality and/or hyponatremia 278.3 S Hypercarotinemia 279.4 P Autoimmune disorder, not classified elsewhere 281 P Pernicious anemia 281.9 S Unspecified deficiency anemia 283 S Autoimmune hemolytic anemia 285.9 S Anemia, unspecified 290 P Senile dementia, uncomplicated 290.10–290.13 P Presenile dementia 290.20–290.21 P Senile dementia with delusional or depressive features 290.3 P Senile dementia with delirium 293.0–293.1 S Delirium 293.81–293.89 S Transient organic mental disorders 294.8 S Other specified organic brain syndromes 296.00–296.99 P Affective psychoses 297 S Paranoid state, simple 297.1 S Paranoia 297.9 S Unspecified paranoid state 298.3 S Acute paranoid reaction 300.00–300.09 S Anxiety states 307.9 S Agitation—other and unspecified special symptoms or syndromes, not elsewhere classified 310.1 P Organic personality syndrome 311 S Depressive disorder, not elsewhere classified 331.0–331.2 P Alzheimer’s, Pick’s disease, Senile degeneration of brain

OCR for page 114
ICD-9-CM Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Code Short-term (S)? Diagnosis 333.1 P Essential and other specified forms of tremor 333.99 P Other extrapyramidal diseases and abnormal movement disorders 354 S Carpal tunnel syndrome 356.9 S Idiopathic peripheral neuropathy, unspecified polyneuropathy 358.1 S Myasthenic syndromes in diseases classified elsewhere 359.5 S Myopathy in endocrine diseases classified elsewhere 359.9 S Myopathy, unspecified 368.2 S Diplopia 372.71 S Conjunctival hyperemia 372.73 S Conjunctival edema 374.41 S Lid retraction or lag 374.82 S Eyelid edema 376.21 T Thyrotoxic exophthalmos 376.22 P Exophthalmic ophthalmoplegia 376.30–376.31 P Exophthalmic conditions, unspecified and constant 376.33–376.34 S Orbital edema or congestion, intermittent exophthalmos 378.50–378.55 P Paralytic strabismus 401.0–401.9 P Essential hypertension 403.00–403.91 P Hypertensive renal disease 404.00–404.93 P Hypertensive heart and renal disease 423.9 S Unspecified disease of pericardium 425.7 S Nutritional and metabolic cardiomyopathy 427 S Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia 427.2 S Paroxysmal tachycardia, unspecified 427.31 S Atrial fibrillation 427.89 S Other specified cardiac dysrhythmia 427.9 S Cardiac dysrhythmia, unspecified 428 P Congestive heart failure 428.1 P Left heart failure 429.3 P Cardiomegaly 511.9 S Unspecified pleural effusion 518.81 S Acute respiratory failure 529.8 S Other specified conditions of the tongue 560.1 S Paralytic ileus 564 S Constipation 564.7 P Megacolon, other than Hirschsprung’s 568.82 P Peritoneal effusion (chronic) 625.3 S Dysmenorrhea 626.0–626.2 S Disorders of menstruation 626.4 S Irregular menstrual cycle

OCR for page 114
ICD-9-CM Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Code Short-term (S)? Diagnosis 648.10–648.14 S Other current conditions in the mother, classifiable elsewhere, but complicating pregnancy, childbirth, or the puerperium, thyroid dysfunction 676.20–676.24 S Engorgement of breast associated with childbirth and disorders of lactation 698.9 S Unspecified pruritic disorder 701.1 S Keratoderma, acquired (dry skin) 703.8 S Other specified diseases of nail (brittle nails) 704.00–704.09 S Alopecia 709.01 P Vitiligo 710.0–710.9 P Diffuse disease of connective tissue 728.2 S Muscle wasting 728.9 S Unspecified disorder of muscle, ligament, and fascia 729.1 S Myalgia and myositis, unspecified 729.82 S Musculoskeletal cramp 730.30–730.39 S Periostitis without osteomyelitis 733.09 S Osteoporosis, drug induced 750.15 P Macroglossia, congenital 759.2 S Anomaly of other endocrine glands 780.01 S Coma 780.02 S Transient alteration of awareness 780.09 S Alteration of consciousness, other 780.50–780.52 S Insomnia 780.6 S Fever 780.71–780.79 S Malaise and fatigue 780.8 S Hyperhidrosis 780.9 S Other general symptoms (hyperthermia) 781 S Abnormal involuntary movements 781.3 S Lack of coordination, ataxia 782 S Disturbance of skin sensation 782.3 S Localized edema 782.8 S Changes in skin texture 782.9 S Other symptoms involving skin and integumentary tissues 783.1 S Abnormal weight gain 783.2 S Abnormal loss of weight 783.6 S Polyphagia 784.1 S Throat pain 784.49 S Voice disturbance 784.5 S Other speech disturbance 785 S Tachycardia, unspecified 785.1 S Palpitations 785.9 S Other symptoms involving cardiovascular system 786.09 S Other symptoms involving respiratory system

OCR for page 114
ICD-9-CM Persistent (P), Thyroid (T), or Code Short-term (S)? Diagnosis 786.1 S Stridor 787.2 S Dysphagia 787.91–787.99 S Other symptoms involving digestive system 789.5 S Ascites 793.9 S Nonspecific abnormal findings on radiological and other examination, other (neck) 794.5 T Thyroid, abnormal scan or uptake 796.1 S Other nonspecific abnormal findings, abnormal reflex 799.2 S Nervousness 990 S Effects of radiation, unspecified V10.87 T Personal history of malignant neoplasm of the thyroid V10.88 P Personal history of malignant neoplasm of other endocrine gland V12.2 P Personal history of endocrine, metabolic, and immunity disorders V58.69 P Long-term (current) use of other medications V67.0-V67.9 S Follow-up examination