Icd 10 Diabetic Ketoacidosis Unspecified

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Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus With Unspecified Complications

ICD-10: E11.8 Short Description: Type 2 diabetes mellitus with unspecified complications Long Description: Type 2 diabetes mellitus with unspecified complications This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code E11.8 Valid for Submission The code E11.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions. Code Classification Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90) Diabetes mellitus (E08-E13) Type 2 diabetes mellitus (E11) Convert to ICD-9 Synonyms Complication due to diabetes mellitus type 2 Diabetic complication Disorder associated with well controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus Disorder due to type 2 diabetes mellitus Multiple complications due to diabetes mellitus Type II diabetes mellitus with multiple complications Diabetes Complications Also called: Diabetic complications If you have diabetes, your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. Over time, this can cause problems with other body functions, such as your kidneys, nerves, feet, and eyes. Having diabetes can also put you at a higher risk for heart disease and bone and joint disorders. Other long-term complications of diabetes include skin problems, digestive problems, sexual dysfunc Continue reading >>

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  1. amsmith

    I understand that the guidelines state "uncontrolled" should be coded as hyperglycemia. What about the DKA type 2 portion? We have 2 opinions in our office and I am just looking for the correct way to code it.
    I suspect for my scenario E11.65, E11.69 and E87.2. Please help.
    There really should be an E11.1X...LOL!!
    Thank you,

  2. mitchellde

    Ketoacidosis is actually rare in a type 2 diabetic so that may be the reason for no specific code for it. So use the E11.69 with the E87.2

  3. amsmith

    Oddly, our physician's document it frequently. I will check with one of them to find out why we tend to have a higher volume.

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