APPENDIX

Chronic complications of diabetesICD-9 MEPS codes
Neurological symptoms
 Myasthetic syndromes in diseases classified elsewhere (amyotrophy)358.1
 Other specified idiopathic peripheral neuropathy356.8
 Mononeuritis of upper and lower limbs354, 355
 Arthropathy associated w/neurological disorders (Charcot’s arthropathy)713.5
 Peripheral autonomic neuropathy337.1
 Polyneuropathy in diabetes357.2
 Neuralgia, neuritis, and radiculitis, unspecified729.2
 Diabetes with neurological complications250.6
 Occlusion of cerebral arteries434
 Hemorrhagic stroke430–432
 Late effects of cerebrovascular disease438
 Occlusion of stenosis of pre-cerebral arteries433
 Other and ill-defined cerebrovascular disease437
 Acute, but ill-defined, cerebrovascular disease436
 Transient ischemic attack435
Peripheral vascular disease
 Atherosclerosis440
 Embolism and thrombosis, structure of artery444, 447.1
 Other peripheral vascular disease443
 Other disorders of circulatory system459
 Phlebitis and thrombophlebitis, portal vein thrombosis, and thrombolism and venous thrombolism451, 452
 Other venous embolism and thrombolism453
 Varicose veins of lower extremities454
 Gangrene and amputations785.4, 885–887, 895–897
 Chronic ulcer of skin707
Cardiovascular disease
 Aortic and other aneurysms441, 442
 Hypotension458
 Angina413
 Conduction disorders and cardiac dysrhythmias426–427
 Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease429.2
 Cardiomegaly429.3
 Cardiomyopathy425
 Other acute and subacute forms of ischemic heart disease411
 Heart failure428
 Diabetes w/peripheral circulatory disorders250.7
 Myocardial degeneration429.1
 Myocardial infarction410, 412
 Other chronic ischemic heart disease414
 Hypertension401–405
Renal Complications
 Infections of kidney590
 Other disorders of bladder596
 Cystitis595
 Renal sclerosis, unspecified587
 Glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome, nephritis, nephropathy580–583
 Proteinuria791.0
 Renal failure and its sequelae584, 586, 588
 Other disorders of kidney and ureter593
 Urinary tract infection599.0
 Diabetes and renal complications250.4
 Chronic renal failure (end-stage renal disease)585
Endocrine/metabolic complications
 Dwarfism-obesity syndrome259.4
 Glycogenosis and galactosemia271.0, 271.1
 Disorders of iron metabolism275.0
 Hypercholesterolemia272.0
 Hyperchylomicronemia272.3
 Hyperkalemia276.7
 Hypertriglyceridemia272.1
 Macroglobulinemia273.3
 Lancereaux’s disease261
 Lipidoses272.7
 Other specified endocrine disorders259.8
 Other and unspecified hyperlipidemia272.4
 Mixed hyperlipidemia272.2
 Renal glycosuria271.4
Ophthalmic complications
 Other retinal disorders362
 Vascular disorders of the iris and ciliary body364.0, 364.4
 Disorders of the optic nerve and visual pathways377
 Diabetes with ophthalmic complications250.5
 Cataract366
 Glaucoma365
 Visual disturbance, low vision, blindness368–369
Other complications
 Bacteremia, bacterial infection, Coxsackie virus079.2, 790.7
 Candidiasis of skin and nails112.3
 Chronic osteomyelitis of the foot730.17
 Other and unspecified noninfectious  gastroenteritis and colitis558.9
 Impotence of organic origin607.84
 Infective otitis externa380.1
 Degenerative skin disorders709.3
 Candidiasis of vulva and vagina112.1
 Cellulitis681, 682
 Diabetes with other specified manifestations250.8
 Diabetes with unspecified complication250.9
 Other bone involvement in disease classified  elsewhere731.8
  • ICD-9, International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision.