Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 272.2
Mixed hyperlipidemia
  • ICD-9-CM 272.2 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 272.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Combined hyperlipidemia associated with Type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Diabetes type 1 with hyperliidemia
  • Diabetes type 2 with hyperlipidemia
  • DM 1 W diabetic hyperlipidemia, mixed
  • DM 1 w diabetic mixed hyperlipidemia
  • DM 2 W diabetic hyperlipidemia, mixed
  • DM 2 w diabetic mixed hyperlipidemia
  • Eruptive xanthoma
  • Hyperlipidemia, mixed
  • Hyperlipidemia, mixed (high blood fats)
  • L lower xanthelasma
  • L upper xanthelasma
  • L xanthelasma
  • Left lower xanthelasma
  • Left upper xanthelasma
  • Left xanthelasma
  • Mixed diabetic hyperlipidemia associated with Type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Mixed diabetic hyperlipidemia associated with Type 2 diabetes mellitus (disorder)
  • Mixed hyperlipidemia due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Mixed hyperlipidemia due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • R lower xanthelasma
  • R upper xanthelasma
  • R xanthelasma
  • Right lower xanthelasma
  • Right upper xanthelasma
  • Right xanthelasma
  • Tuberous xanthoma
  • Xanthelasma
  • Xanthelasma of left eyelid
  • Xanthelasma of left lower eyelid
  • Xanthelasma of left upper eyelid
  • Xanthelasma of right eyelid
  • Xanthelasma of right lower eyelid
  • Xanthelasma of right upper eyelid
  • Xanthoma of eyelid
  • Xanthoma tuberosum
Applies To
  • Broad- or floating-betalipoproteinemia
  • Fredrickson Type IIb or III hyperlipoproteinemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia with endogenous hyperglyceridemia
  • Hyperbetalipoproteinemia with prebetalipoproteinemia
  • Tubo-eruptive xanthoma
  • Xanthoma tuberosum
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 272.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E78.2 Mixed hyperlipidemia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 272.2:
  • Broad - see also condition
    • beta disease 272.2
  • Cholesterol
    • elevated (high) 272.0
      • with elevated (high) triglycerides 272.2
  • Cirrhosis, cirrhotic 571.5
    • xanthomatosis 272.2
    • xanthomatous (biliary) (see also Cirrhosis, biliary) 571.6
      • due to xanthomatosis (familial) (metabolic) (primary) 272.2
  • Diabetes, diabetic (brittle) (congenital) (familial) (mellitus) (poorly controlled) (severe) (slight) (without complication) 250.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • broad
      • beta 272.2
      • ligament, noninflammatory 620.9
  • Dysbetalipoproteinemia (familial) 272.2
  • Elevation
    • cholesterol 272.0
      • with triglycerides 272.2
    • triglycerides 272.1
      • with cholesterol 272.2
  • Findings, abnormal, without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • cholesterol 272.9
      • high 272.0
        • with high triglycerides 272.2
    • triglycerides 272.9
      • high 272.1
        • with high cholesterol 272.2
  • High
    • cholesterol 272.0
      • with high triglycerides 272.2
    • triglycerides 272.1
      • with high cholesterol 272.2
  • Hyperbetalipoproteinemia (acquired) (essential) (familial) (hereditary) (primary) (secondary) 272.0
    • with prebetalipoproteinemia 272.2
  • Hypercholesterolemia 272.0
    • with hyperglyceridemia, endogenous 272.2
  • Hyperlipidemia 272.4
    • mixed 272.2
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia (acquired) (essential) (familial) (hereditary) (primary) (secondary) 272.4
  • Lipoproteinemia (alpha) 272.4
    • broad-beta 272.2
    • floating-beta 272.2
  • Xanthelasma 272.2
  • Xanthelasmatosis (essential) 272.2
  • Xanthoma(s), xanthomatosis 272.2
    • with
    • diabeticorum 250.8 [272.2]
    • eruptive 272.2
    • hypercholesterinemic 272.0
    • hypercholesterolemic 272.0
    • tuberosum 272.2
    • tuberous 272.2
    • tubo-eruptive 272.2
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