ICD-10 Diagnosis Code E07.9

Disorder of thyroid, unspecified

Diagnosis Code E07.9

ICD-10: E07.9
Short Description: Disorder of thyroid, unspecified
Long Description: Disorder of thyroid, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code E07.9

Code Classification
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
    • Disorders of thyroid gland (E00-E07)
      • Other disorders of thyroid (E07)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • 246.9 - Disorder of thyroid NOS

  • Alopecia, nail dystrophy, ophthalmic complications, thyroid dysfunction, hypohidrosis, ephelides, enteropathy and respiratory tract infections
  • Anemia of endocrine disorder
  • Anemia of thyroid dysfunction
  • Disorder of thyroid gland
  • Perinatal endocrine and metabolic disorders
  • Perinatal thyroid disorder
  • Thyroid disease in mother complicating childbirth
  • Thyroid disease in mother complicating pregnancy, childbirth AND/OR puerperium
  • Thyroid disease in pregnancy
  • Thyroid dysfunction
  • Thyroid dysfunction
  • Thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy - baby delivered
  • Thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy - baby not yet delivered
  • Thyroid dysfunction during pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
  • Thyroid dysfunction in the puerperium - baby delivered during current episode of care
  • Thyroid dysfunction in the puerperium - baby delivered during previous episode of care

Information for Patients

Thyroid Diseases

Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland in your neck, just above your collarbone. It is one of your endocrine glands, which make hormones. Thyroid hormones control the rate of many activities in your body. These include how fast you burn calories and how fast your heart beats. All of these activities are your body's metabolism.

Thyroid problems include

  • Goiter - enlargement of the thyroid gland
  • Hyperthyroidism - when your thyroid gland makes more thyroid hormones than your body needs
  • Hypothyroidism - when your thyroid gland does not make enough thyroid hormones
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Thyroid nodules - lumps in the thyroid gland
  • Thyroiditis - swelling of the thyroid

To diagnose thyroid diseases, doctors use a medical history, physical exam, and thyroid tests. They sometimes also use a biopsy. Treatment depends on the problem, but may include medicines, radioiodine therapy, or thyroid surgery.

Dept. of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health

  • Antithyroglobulin antibody
  • Antithyroid microsomal antibody
  • Fine needle aspiration of the thyroid
  • Goiter
  • Radioactive iodine uptake
  • Silent thyroiditis
  • Subacute thyroiditis
  • T3 test
  • T4 test
  • Thyroid gland removal
  • Thyroid nodule
  • Thyroid storm
  • Thyroid Tests - NIH (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • TSH test

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