Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 995.23
Unspecified adverse effect of insulin
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Adverse eff insulin NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 995.23 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 995.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acetohexamide adverse reaction
  • Adverse effect of insulin
  • Biguanide adverse reaction
  • Biphasic insulin adverse reaction
  • Chlorpropamide adverse reaction
  • Humulin insulin adverse reaction
  • Insulin adverse reaction
  • Insulin zinc suspension adverse reaction
  • Isophane insulin adverse reaction
  • Oral hypoglycemic adverse reaction
  • Protamine zinc insulin adverse reaction
  • Soluble neutral insulin adverse reaction
  • Tolbutamide adverse reaction
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 995.23 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T38.3X5A Adverse effect of insulin and oral hypoglycemic [antidiabetic] drugs, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 995.23:
  • Reaction
    • insulin 995.23
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