2024 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E34.39

Other short stature due to endocrine disorder

ICD-10-CM Code:
ICD-10 Code for:
Other short stature due to endocrine disorder
Is Billable?
Yes - Valid for Submission
Chronic Condition Indicator: [1]
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Code Classification

  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases
    • Disorders of other endocrine glands
      • Other endocrine disorders

E34.39 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other short stature due to endocrine disorder. The code is valid during the current fiscal year for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions from October 01, 2023 through September 30, 2024.

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Acquired partial lipodystrophy
  • Hypothyroid dwarfism
  • Lipodystrophy, partial, with Rieger anomaly, short stature, and insulinopenic diabetes mellitus

Clinical Classification

Clinical Information

  • Acquired Partial Lipodystrophy

    partial lipodystrophy, the cause of which is not present at birth. examples include lipodystrophy associated with human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) therapy, and barraquer-simons syndrome, associated with c3 nephritic factor.

Index to Diseases and Injuries References

The following annotation back-references for this diagnosis code are found in the injuries and diseases index. The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10-CM code(s).

Replacement Code

E3439 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-CM code(s):

  • E34.3 - Short stature due to endocrine disorder

Code History

  • FY 2024 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2023 through 9/30/2024
  • FY 2023 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2023


[1] Chronic - a chronic condition code indicates a condition lasting 12 months or longer and its effect on the patient based on one or both of the following criteria:

  • The condition results in the need for ongoing intervention with medical products,treatment, services, and special equipment
  • The condition places limitations on self-care, independent living, and social interactions.