ICD-10-CM Code E09.37

Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic macular edema, resolved following treatment

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

E09.37 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic macular edema, resolved following treatment. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:E09.37
Short Description:Drug/chem diab with diab macular edema, resolved fol trtmt
Long Description:Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus with diabetic macular edema, resolved following treatment

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code E09.37:

7th Character Note

7th Character Note
Certain ICD-10-CM categories have applicable 7th characters. The applicable 7th character is required for all codes within the category, or as the notes in the Tabular List instruct. The 7th character must always be the 7th character in the data field. If a code that requires a 7th character is not 6 characters, a placeholder X must be used to fill in the empty characters.
  • One of the following 7th characters is to be assigned to code E09.37 to designate laterality of the disease:

7th Character

7th Character
Indicates that a seventh character is to be assigned to codes in a subcategory.
  • 1 - right eye
  • 2 - left eye
  • 3 - bilateral
  • 9 - unspecified eye

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code E09.37 are found in the index:


Code Classification

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00–E90)
    • Diabetes mellitus (E08-E13)
      • Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus (E09)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021