Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 245.4
Iatrogenic thyroiditis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 245.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 245.4 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 245.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E06.4 Drug-induced thyroiditis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Thyroiditis, iatrogenic
Use Additional
  • Use additional E to identify cause
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 245.4:
  • Thyroiditis 245.9
    • iatrogenic 245.4
    • radiation 245.4
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 245.4 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.