ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 359.5

Myopathy in endocrin dis

Diagnosis Code 359.5

ICD-9: 359.5
Short Description: Myopathy in endocrin dis
Long Description: Myopathy in endocrine diseases classified elsewhere
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 359.5

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system
    • Disorders of the peripheral nervous system (350-359)
      • 359 Muscular dystrophies and other myopathies

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Endocrine myopathy
  • Myopathy in acromegaly
  • Myopathy in Addison's disease
  • Myopathy in hyperparathyroidism
  • Myopathy in hypoparathyroidism
  • Myopathy in hypopituitarism
  • Myopathy with deficiency of iron-sulfur cluster assembly enzyme
  • Thyrotoxic myopathy

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