Steroid

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term steroid to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Steroid
    • effects (adverse) (adrenocortical) (iatrogenic)
      • cushingoid - E24.2 Drug-induced Cushing's syndrome
        • correct substance properly administered - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, adverse effect;
        • overdose or wrong substance given or taken - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, poisoning;
      • diabetes
        • correct substance properly administered - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, adverse effect;
        • overdose or wrong substance given or taken - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, poisoning;
      • fever - R50.2 Drug induced fever
      • insufficiency - E27.3 Drug-induced adrenocortical insufficiency
        • correct substance properly administered - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, adverse effect;
        • overdose or wrong substance given or taken - See: Table of Drugs and Chemicals, by drug, poisoning;
    • responder - H40.04 Steroid responder

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to steroid within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Fever: An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.