Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 250.3
Diabetes with other coma
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 4 ICD-9-CM codes below 250.3 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
250.3 Excludes
  • diabetes with hyperosmolar coma (250.2)
Applies To
  • Diabetic coma (with ketoacidosis)
  • Diabetic hypoglycemic coma
  • Insulin coma NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 250.3:
  • Coma 780.01
    • diabetic (with ketoacidosis) 250.3
      • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
      • hyperosmolar .250.2
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.2
    • hypoglycemic 251.0
      • diabetic 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
    • insulin 250.3
      • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
      • hyperosmolar 250.2
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.2
      • nondiabetic 251.0
      • organic hyperinsulinism 251.0
    • Kussmaul's (diabetic) 250.3
      • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
  • Diabetes, diabetic (brittle) (congenital) (familial) (mellitus) (severe) (slight) (without complication) 250.0
    • with
      • coma (with ketoacidosis) 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
        • hyperosmolar (nonketotic) 250.2
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.2
      • complication NEC 250.9
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.9
        • specified NEC 250.8
          • due to secondary diabetes 249.8
      • gangrene 250.7 [785.4]
      • hyperglycemia - code to Diabetes, by type, with 5th digit for not stated as uncontrolled
      • hyperosmolarity 250.2
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.2
      • ketosis, ketoacidosis 250.1
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.1
      • loss of protective sensation (LOPS) - see Diabetes, neuropathy
      • osteomyelitis 250.8 [731.8]
      • specified manifestations NEC 250.8
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.8
    • coma (with ketoacidosis) 250.3
      • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
      • hyperglycemic 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
      • hyperosmolar (nonketotic) 250.2
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.2
      • hypoglycemic 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
      • insulin 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
  • Hypoglycemia (spontaneous) 251.2
    • coma 251.0
      • diabetic 250.3
        • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
  • Kussmaul's
    • coma (diabetic) 250.3
      • due to secondary diabetes 249.3
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