ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 588.1

Nephrogen diabetes insip

Diagnosis Code 588.1

ICD-9: 588.1
Short Description: Nephrogen diabetes insip
Long Description: Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 588.1

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, and nephrosis (580-589)
      • 588 Disorders resulting from impaired renal function

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • N25.1 - Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 588.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Diabetes, diabetic (brittle) (congenital) (familial) (mellitus) (severe) (slight) (without complication) 250.0
      • insipidus 253.5
        • nephrogenic 588.1
        • vasopressin-resistant 588.1

Information for Patients

Diabetes Insipidus

Also called: DI

Diabetes insipidus (DI) causes frequent urination. You become extremely thirsty, so you drink. Then you urinate. This cycle can keep you from sleeping or even make you wet the bed. Your body produces lots of urine that is almost all water.

DI is different from diabetes mellitus (DM), which involves insulin problems and high blood sugar. The symptoms can be similar. However, DI is related to how your kidneys handle fluids. It's much less common than DM. Urine and blood tests can show which one you have.

Usually, DI is caused by a problem with your pituitary gland or your kidneys. Treatment depends on the cause of the problem. Medicines can often help.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

  • Antidiuretic hormone blood test
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Diabetes Insipidus - NIH (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • Diabetes insipidus - central
  • Diabetes insipidus - nephrogenic
  • Urine 24-hour volume
  • Urine concentration test

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