Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 246.1
Dyshormonogenic goiter
  • ICD-9-CM 246.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 246.1 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).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 246.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 246.1: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 246.1 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E07.1 Dyshormogenetic goiter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital hypothyroidism w diffuse thyroid goiter
  • Congenital hypothyroidism with diffuse goiter
  • Congenital hypothyroidism with diffuse thyroid goiter
  • Dyshormonogenic thyroid goiter
  • Goiter, dyshormonogenic
Applies To
  • Congenital (dyshormonogenic) goiter
  • Goiter due to enzyme defect in synthesis of thyroid hormone
  • Goitrous cretinism (sporadic)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 246.1:
  • Cretin, cretinism (athyrotic) (congenital) (endemic) (metabolic) (nongoitrous) (sporadic) 243
    • goitrous (sporadic) 246.1
  • Defect, defective 759.9
    • butanol-insoluble iodide 246.1
    • iodide trapping 246.1
    • iodotyrosine dehalogenase 246.1
    • peroxidase-binding 246.1
    • thyroid hormone synthesis 246.1
  • Goiter (adolescent) (colloid) (diffuse) (dipping) (due to iodine deficiency) (endemic) (euthyroid) (heart) (hyperplastic) (internal) (intrathoracic) (juvenile) (mixed type) (nonendemic) (parenchymatous) (plunging) (sporadic) (subclavicular) (substernal) 240.9
    • congenital 246.1
    • due to enzyme defect in synthesis of thyroid hormone (butane-insoluble iodine) (coupling) (deiodinase) (iodide trapping or organification) (iodotyrosine dehalogenase) (peroxidase) 246.1
    • dyshormonogenic 246.1
  • Hypothyroidism (acquired) 244.9
    • goitrous (sporadic) 246.1
    • sporadic goitrous 246.1
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