Non-specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 250
Diabetes mellitus
  • There are 10 ICD-9-CM codes below 250 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
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250 Excludes
  • gestational diabetes (648.8)
  • hyperglycemia NOS (790.29)
  • neonatal diabetes mellitus (775.1)
  • nonclinical diabetes (790.29)
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