Dwarfism

"Dwarfism" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "dwarfism"

  • Dwarfism - E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
    • achondroplastic - Q77.4 Achondroplasia
    • congenital - E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
    • constitutional - E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
    • hypochondroplastic - Q77.4 Achondroplasia
    • hypophyseal - E23.0 Hypopituitarism
    • infantile - E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
    • Laron-type - E34.3 Short stature due to endocrine disorder
    • Lorain (-Levi) type - E23.0 Hypopituitarism
    • metatropic - Q77.8 Other osteochondrodysplasia with defects of growth of tubular bones and spine
    • nephrotic-glycosuric (with hypophosphatemic rickets) - E72.09 Other disorders of amino-acid transport
    • nutritional - E45 Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition
    • pancreatic - K86.89 Other specified diseases of pancreas
    • pituitary - E23.0 Hypopituitarism
    • renal - N25.0 Renal osteodystrophy
    • thanatophoric - Q77.1 Thanatophoric short stature

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Dwarfism: A genetic or pathological condition that is characterized by short stature and undersize. Abnormal skeletal growth usually results in an adult who is significantly below the average height.