259 Medical Conditions



Tod Mikuriya, MD, a psychiatrist and addiction medicine specialist, posted a list of 259 conditions which he believed could be treated with marijuana. The report titled "International Classification of Diseases 9-CM 1996, Chronic Conditions Treated with Cannabis, Encountered Between 1990-2004" was first published online in 2001 and then updated in 2004.

The "ICD-9" numbers referenced in the list below are from the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems published by the
World Health Organization. ICD stands for International Classification of Diseases, and the number 9 refers to the 9th revision of that classification.


CONDITION

ICD-9 #

CONDITION

ICD-9 #

1. Acquired hypothyroidism

244

131. Major Depression, Recur

296.3

2. Acute Gastritis

535.0

132. Major Depression. Sgl Epis

296.2

3. Acute Sinusitis

461.9

133. Malignant Melanoma

172.9

4. ADD other

314.8

134. Mania

296.0

5. ADD w/hyperactivity

314.01

135. Marfan Syndrome

759.82

6. ADD w/o hyperactivity

314.0

136. Mastocytosis

757.33

7. Adrenal Cortical Cancer

194.0

137. Melorheostosis

739.99

8. Agoraphobia

300.22

138. Meniere's Disease

386.00

9. AIDS Related Illness

042

139. Menopausal syndrome

627.2

10. Alcohol Abuse 1

305.0

140. Migraine(s)1

346.x

11. Alcoholism1

303.0

141. Migraine, Classical1

346.0

12. Alopecia

704.0x

142. Mononeuritis lower limb

355

13. Amphetamine Dependence

304.4

143. Motion Sickness

994.6

14. Amyloidosis

277.3

144. Mucopolysaccharoidosis

277

15. Amytrophic Lateral Sclerosis

335.2

145. Multiple joints pain

719.49

16. Anaphylactic or Reaction

995.0

146. Multiple Sclerosis

340.0

17. Angina pectoris

413

147. Muscle Spasm

728.85

18. Ankylosis

718.5

148. Muscular dystrophies

359

19. Anorexia Nervosa1

307.1

149. Myeloid leukemia

205

20. Anorexia1

783.0

150. Myofacial Pain Syndrome3

782.0

21. Anxiety Disorder1

300.00

151. Nail patella syndrome1

756.89

22. Arteriosclerotic Heart Disease

414.

152. Nausea

787.02

23. Arthritis, Degenerative

715.0

153. Nephritis/nephropathy

583.81

24. Arthritis, post traumatic1

716.1

154. Neurasthenia

300.5

25. Arthritis, Rheumatoid1

714.0

155. Neuropathy

357

26. Arthropathy, Degenerative1

716.9

156. Nightmares

307.47

27. Arthropathy, gout

274.0

157. Nonpsychotic Org Bra Dis1

310.8

28. Asthma, unspecified

493.9

158. Nystagmus, Congenital

379.50

29. Atrophy Blanche

701.3

159. Obesity, exogenous1

278.00

30. Autism/Aspergers

299.0

160. Obesity, morbid1

278.01

31. Autoimmune Disease

279.4

161. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

300.3

32. Back Sprain

847.9

162. Opiate Dependence

304.0

33. Bell's palsy

351.0

162. Optic neuritis

377.30

34. Bipolar Disorder

296.6

164. Org. Mental Dis.hd inj

310.1

35. Brain malignant tumor

191

165. Osgood-Schlatter

732.4

36. Brain Trauma

310.9

166. Osteogenesis imperfecta

756.51

37. Bruxism

306.8

167. Other arthropod borne dis

088.

38. Bulemia

307.51

168. Other CNS demyelinating

341.

39. Cachexia

799.4

169. Other Skin Cancer1

173

40. Cancer, site unspecified

199

170. Other spinal cord disease

336

41. Cardiac conduction disorder

426

148. Pain, Ureter

788.0

42. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

354.0

172. Pain, Vaginal

625.9

43. Cerebellar Ataxia

334.4

173. Pancreatitis

577.1

44. Cerebral Aneurism1

747.81

174. Panic Disorder1

300.01

45. Cerebral Palsy1

343.9

175. Paralysis, unspecified

344.9

46. Cervical Disk Disease

722.91

176. Paraplegia(s)

344.1x

47. Cervicobrachial Syndrome

723.3

177. Parkinsons Disease

332.0

48. Charcot-Marie-Tooth

356.1

178. Paroxysmal Atrial Tachy3

427.0

49. Chemotherapy Convales

V66.2

179. Patellar chondromalacia

717.7

50. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

780.7

180. Pelvic Inflammatory Dis

614

51. Chronic Obst Pulmo Dis

491.90

181. Pemphigus

694.4

52. Chronic Sinusitis

473.9

182. Peptic Ulcer/Dyspepsia

536.8

53. Cluster Headaches

346.2

183. Peripheral enthesopathies

726

54. Cocaine Dependence1

304.2

184. Peritoneal Pain

726

55. Colitis Ulcerative

536.9

185. Persistent Insomnia

307.42

56. Colitis 1

558.9

186. Peutz-Jehgers Syndrome3

756.9

57. Colon diverticulitis

562.1

187. Pneumothorax, Spontaneo

512.8

58. Color Blindness2

368.55

188. Polyarteritis Nodosa

446.0

59. Compression of Brain

348.4

164. Porphyria

277.1

60. Conjunctivitis

372.9

190. Post Cardiotomy Syndrome

429.4

61. Constipation

564.0

191. Post Concussion Syndrome

310.2

62. Cough1

786.2

192. Post Polio Syndrome

138.0

63. Cystic Fibrosis

518.89

193. Post Traumatic Stress Dis.

309.81

64. Darier’s Disease 1

291.0

194. Post W.E. Encephalitis

062.1

65. Delerium Tremens 1

291.0

195. Premenstrual Syndrome1

625.3

66. Dentofacial anomaly pain

524.

196. Prostate Cancer

186

67. Dermatomyositis

710.3

197. Prostatis

600.0

68. Diabetes Adult Ons Unctrl

250.2

198. Pruritus, pruritic1

689.9

69. Diabetes Adult Onset 250.0

250.0

199. Pschogenic PAT

316.0

70. Diabetes Insulin Depend.

250.1

200. Psoriasis

696.1

71. Diabetic Neurpathy

250.6

201. Psoriatic Arthritis

696.0

72. Diabetic Ophthalmic Dis.

250.5

202. Psychogenic Dysuria

306.53

73. Diabetic PeripheralVascD

250.7

203. Pyschogenic Hyperhidrosis

306.3

74. Diabetic Renal Disease

250.4

204. Psychogenic Pain

307.89

75. Diarrhea

787.91

205. Psychogenic Pylorospasm3

306.4

76. Drusen of Optic Nerve

377.21

206. Pulmonary Fibrosis

516.3

77. Dumping Syndrome Post Sur

564.2

207. Pylorospasm Reflux

537.81

78. Dupuytens Contracture

728.6

208. Quadriplegia(s)

344.0x

79. Dyslexic Amblyopia3

368.0

209. Radiation Therapy

E929.9

80. Dysthymic Disorder

300.4

210. Raynaud's Disease

443.0

81. Eczema

692.9

211. Reflex Sympath Dystrophy

337.2

82. Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

756.83

212. Regional Enteritis & Crohns

555.9

83. Emphysema3

492.8

213. Reiters Syndrome

99.3

84. Endometriosis3

617.9

214. Restless Leg Syndrome

333.99

85. Eosinophilia-Myalgia Syn

710.5

215. Rosacea

695.3

86. Epidermolysis Bullosa

694.9

216. Schizoaffective Disorder

295.7

87. Epididymitis3

604.xx

217. Schizophrenia(s)

295.x

88. Epileysy(ies)1

345.x

218. Scleroderma

710.1

89. Erythma Multiforma

695.1

219. Scoliosis

754.2

90. Felty's Syndrome

714.1

220. Sedative Dependence1

304.1

91. Fibromyagia/Fibrositis

729.1

221. Senile Dementia1

290.0

92. Fore Arm/Wrist/Hand

959.3

222. Shingles (Herpes Zoster)

053.9

93. Friedreich's Ataxia

334.0

223. Shoulder Injury Unspec

959.2

94. Gastritis1

535.5

224. Sleep Apnea

780.57

95. GastroEsophgeal Rflx Dis

054.10

225. 192. Spina Bifida Occulta

756.17

96. Genital Herpes

054.10

226. Spinal mm atrophy II

335.11

97. Glaucoma

365.23

227. Spinal Stenosis

724.02

98. Glioblastoma Multiforme

191.9

228. Spondylolisthesis3

738.4

99. Grand Mal Seizures3

345.1

229. Strabismus & other binoc

378

100. Graves Disease3

242.0

230. Sturge-Weber Disease

759.6

101. Hemiparesis/plegia

342

231. Sturge-Weber Eye Syn3

759.6

102. Hemophilia A

286.0

231. Stuttering2

307.0

103. Henoch-Schoelein Purpur4

287.0

233. Syringomyelia

336.0

104. Hepatitis-non-viral

571.4

234. T.M.J. Syndrome

524.60

105. Herpetic infection of penis

054.13

235. Tenosynovitis

727.x

106. Hiccough1

786.8

237. Tension Headache

307.81

107. Hip

959.6

237. Testicular Cancer

186.9

108. Huntingtons Disease1

333.4

238. Testicular Torsion

608.2

109. Hypertension1

401.1

239. Thoracic Outlet Synd

353.0

110. Hyperventilation

786.01

240. Thromboangiitis Obliteran

443.1

111. Hypoglycemia(s)

251

241. Thyroiditis

245

112. Impotence, Psychogenic

302.72

242. Tic disorder unspec

307.20

113. Insomnia1

780.52

243. Tic Doloroux1

350.1

114. Intermittent Explosive Dis

312.34

244. Tietze’s Syndrome

733.6

115. Intervertebral Disk Disease

722.x

245. Tinnitus

388.3

116. Irritable Bowel Synd

564.1

246. Tobacco Dependence

305.1

117. Ischemic Heart Disease

411.x

247. Tourette's Syndrome

307.23

118. IVDD Cerv w Myelopathy

722.71

248. Trachoria Growths4 & 6

???.?

119. Jacksonian Epilepsy3

345.5

249. Tremor/Invol Movements

781.0

120. Knee, ankle & foot injury

959.7

250. Trichotillomania

312.39

121. Limbic Rage Syndrome3

345.4

251. Ureter spasm calculus

592

122. Lipomatosis

272.8

252. Urethritis/Cystitis

595.3

123. Lower Back Pain

724.5

253. Uterine cancer

236.0

124. L-S disk dis sciatic N irrit

722.1

254. Vertebral disloc unspec

839.4

125. Lumbosacral Back Disease

724.x

255. Viral B Hepatitis, chronic

070.52

126. Lupus

710.0

256. Viral C Hepatitis, chronic

070.54

127. Lyme Disease

088.81

257. Vomiting

787.01

128. Lympho & reticular ca

200

258. Whiplash

847.0

129. Lymphoma

2038.7

259. Writers' Cramp5

300.89

130. Macular Degeneration3

362.5

Notations from Dr. Mikuriya's list:

1 = Represents citations fromn pre-1937 medical literature
2 = From Eugene Schoenfeld, MD
3 = From Dale Gieringer, PhD, California NORML
4 = From Robert Wilson, Hayward Hempery
5 = From Barry R. McCaffrey (12/30/96)
6 = Uncodeable. Possibly a specious disease submitted by an undercover agent.