Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 249.10
Secondary diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis, not stated as uncontrolled, or unspecified
  • Short description: Sec DM keto nt st uncntr.
  • ICD-9-CM 249.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 249.10 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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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 249.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E08.10 Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition with ketoacidosis without coma
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E09.10 Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis without coma
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E13.10 Other specified diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis without coma
Approximate Synonyms
  • Drug induced diabetes with ketoacidosis
  • Drug induced DM w diabetic ketoacidosis
  • Hyperosmolarity without coma due to drug induced diabetes mellitus
  • Ketoacidosis due to secondary diabetes mellitus
  • Malnutrition-related diabetes mellitus with ketoacidosis
  • Secondary diabetes with ketoacidosis
  • Secondary DM w diabetic ketoacidosis
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