Overactive

"Overactive" 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 "overactive"

  • Overactive - See Also: Hyperfunction;
    • adrenal cortex NEC - E27.0 Other adrenocortical overactivity
    • bladder - N32.81 Overactive bladder
    • hypothalamus - E23.3 Hypothalamic dysfunction, not elsewhere classified
    • thyroid - See: Hyperthyroidism;

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Hypothalamus: Ventral part of the DIENCEPHALON extending from the region of the OPTIC CHIASM to the caudal border of the MAMMILLARY BODIES and forming the inferior and lateral walls of the THIRD VENTRICLE.

Thyroid Gland: A highly vascularized endocrine gland consisting of two lobes joined by a thin band of tissue with one lobe on each side of the TRACHEA. It secretes THYROID HORMONES from the follicular cells and CALCITONIN from the parafollicular cells thereby regulating METABOLISM and CALCIUM level in blood, respectively.