272.4 HYPERLIPIDEMIA NEC/NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 272.4

Short Description: Hyperlipidemia NEC/NOS

Long Description: Other and unspecified hyperlipidemia

Code Classification:

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders (240–279)
    • Other metabolic disorders and immunity disorders (270-279)
      • 272 Disorders of lipoid metabolism
        • 272.4 Hyperlipidemia NEC/NOS

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 272.4 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Alpha-lipoproteinemia 272.4
  • Dyslipidemia 272.4
  • Hyperlipemia (see also Hyperlipidemia) 272.4
  • Hyperlipidemia 272.4
    • carbohydrate-induced 272.1
    • combined 272.2
    • endogenous 272.1
    • exogenous 272.3
    • fat-induced 272.3
    • group
      • A 272.0
      • B 272.1
      • C 272.2
      • D 272.3
    • mixed 272.2
    • specified type NEC 272.4
  • Hyperlipoproteinemia (acquired) (essential) (familial) (hereditary) (primary) (secondary) 272.4
    • Fredrickson type
      • I 272.3
      • IIA 272.0
      • IIB 272.2
      • III 272.2
      • IV 272.1
      • V 272.3
    • low-density-lipoid-type (LDL) 272.0
    • very-low-density-lipoid-type [VLDL] 272.1
  • Lipemia (see also Hyperlipidemia) 272.4
    • retina, retinalis 272.3
  • Lipoidemia (see also Hyperlipidemia) 272.4
  • Lipoproteinemia (alpha) 272.4
    • broad-beta 272.2
    • floating-beta 272.2
    • hyper-pre-beta 272.1
  • Piarhemia, piarrhemia (see also Hyperlipemia) 272.4
    • bilharziasis 120.9
  • Xanthoma(s), xanthomatosis 272.2
    • hyperlipemic 272.4
    • hyperlipidemic 272.4

Crosswalk Information

The code 272.4 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
272.4 Right Arrow E78.4 Other hyperlipidemia
E78.5 Hyperlipidemia, unspecified
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 272.0 Pure hypercholesterolemia
2 272.1 Pure hyperglyceridemia
3 272.2 Mixed hyperlipidemia
4 272.3 Hyperchylomicronemia
5 272.5 Lipoprotein deficiencies
6 272.6 Lipodystrophy
7 272.7 Lipidoses
8 272.8 Other disorders of lipoid metabolism
9 272.9 Unspecified disorder of lipoid metabolism

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