ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 254.8

Diseases of thymus NEC

Diagnosis Code 254.8

ICD-9: 254.8
Short Description: Diseases of thymus NEC
Long Description: Other specified diseases of thymus gland
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 254.8

Code Classification
  • Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases, and immunity disorders (240–279)
    • Diseases of other endocrine glands (249-259)
      • 254 Diseases of thymus gland

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • E32.8 - Other diseases of thymus

  • Atrophy of thymus gland
  • Cyst of thymus gland
  • Hematoma of thymus
  • Hemorrhage of thymus

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