Non-specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 242.3
Toxic nodular goiter unspecified type
  • 2015
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 242.3 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Adenomatous goiter, toxic or with hyperthyroidism
  • Nodular goiter, toxic or with hyperthyroidism
  • Struma nodosa, toxic or with hyperthyroidism
  • Any condition classifiable to 241.9 specified as toxic or with hyperthyroidism
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 242.3:
  • Adenomatous
    • goiter (nontoxic) (see also Goiter, nodular) 241.9
      • toxic or with hyperthyroidism 242.3
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Plummer's (toxic nodular goiter) 242.3
  • 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
    • nodular (nontoxic) 241.9
      • with
        • hyperthyroidism (see also Goiter, toxic) 242.3
        • thyrotoxicosis (see also Goiter, toxic) 242.3
      • endemic 241.9
      • exophthalmic (diffuse) (see also Goiter, toxic) 242.0
      • multinodular (nontoxic) 241.1
      • sporadic 241.9
      • toxic (see also Goiter, toxic) 242.3
      • uninodular (nontoxic) 241.0
  • Hyperthyroidism (latent) (preadult) (recurrent) (without goiter) 242.9
  • Plummer's disease (toxic nodular goiter) 242.3
  • Struma (see also Goiter) 240.9
  • Thyrotoxicosis 242.9
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