ICD-10 Chapter E: Wikis


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This is an overview about the chapter IV (also called chapter E) of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems 10th Revision (ICD-10). This chapter is about Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases.[1]

The ICD-10 is a coding of diseases and signs, symptoms, abnormal findings, complaints, social circumstances and external causes of injury or diseases, as classified by the World Health Organization (WHO). The code set allows more than 155,000 different codes and permits tracking of many new diagnoses and procedures, a significant expansion on the 17,000 codes available in ICD-9.[2]


E00-E35 - Endocrine diseases


(E00-E07) Thyroid gland / Thyroid hormone

(E10-E16) Pancreas / Insulin, glucagon

(E10-E14) Diabetes mellitus

(E15-E16) Other disorders of glucose regulation and pancreatic internal secretion

  • (E15.) Nondiabetic hypoglycaemic coma
      • Drug-induced insulin coma in nondiabetic
      • Hyperinsulinism with hypoglycaemic coma
      • Hypoglycaemic coma NOS

(E20-E21) Parathyroid gland / PTH

(E22-E23) Pituitary gland / ADH, oxytocin, GH, ACTH, TSH, LH, FSH, prolactin

(E24-E27) Adrenal gland / Aldosterone, cortisol, epinephrine, norepinephrine

(E28-E30) Gonads / Estrogen, androgens, testosterone, etc.

(E31-E35) Other

E40-68 - Nutritional diseases

(E40-E46) Malnutrition

(E50-E64) Other nutritional deficiencies

(E65-E68) Obesity and other hyperalimentation

E70-E90 - Metabolic diseases

(E70-E79) Metabolic disorders of proteins, fats, and carbohydrates

(E70-E72) Amino-acids

(E73-E74) Carbohydrates

(E75) Lipids

(E76-E78) Combinations

(E79-E90) Other metabolic disorders

See also


  1. ^ http://apps.who.int/classifications/apps/icd/icd10online/?ge65.htm+e66
  2. ^ CMS Office of Public Affairs (August 15, 2008). "HHS Proposes Adoption of ICD-10 Code Sets and Updated Electronic Transaction Standards" (web). News Release. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. http://www.dhhs.gov/news/press/2008pres/08/20080815a.html. Retrieved 2008-10-22.  


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