Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 252.00
Hyperparathyroidism, unspecified
  • Short description: Hyperparathyroidism NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 252.00 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 252.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 252.00.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 252.00: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism (high parathyroid hormone level)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 252.00 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E21.3 Hyperparathyroidism, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 252.00:
  • Dysfunction
    • parathyroid 252.8
      • hyperfunction 252.00
      • hypofunction 252.1
  • Hyperfunction
    • parathyroid (gland) 252.00
  • Hyperparathyroidism 252.00
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