Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 250.12
Diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis type ii or unspecified type uncontrolled
  • Short description: DMII ketoacd uncontrold.
  • ICD-9-CM 250.12 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 250.12 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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250.12 can be converted using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E11.69 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with other specified complication
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E13.10 Other specified diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis without coma
  • With:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E11.65 Type 2 diabetes mellitus with hyperglycemia
Approximate Synonyms
  • Diabetes, type 2 with ketoacidosis
  • DM 2 w diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Ketoacidosis in type II diabetes mellitus
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