Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F25.9

Schizoaffective disorder, unspecified

  • F25.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, F25.9 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Clinical Information
  • A disorder in which the individual suffers from both symptoms that qualify as schizophrenia and symptoms that qualify as a mood disorder (e.g., depression or bipolar disorder) for a substantial portion (but not all) of the active period of the illness; for the remainder of the active period of the illness, the individual suffers from delusions or hallucinations in the absence of prominent mood symptoms.
  • Mental disorder characterized by the presence of both affective disorder and schizophrenia-like symptoms.
Applicable To
  • Schizoaffective psychosis NOS
Description Synonyms
  • Acute exacerbation of chronic schizoaffective schizophrenia
  • Acute exacerbation of subchronic schizoaffective schizophrenia
  • Chronic schizoaffective schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Schizoaffective schizophrenia, chronic
  • Schizoaffective schizophrenia, chronic, w acute exacerbation
  • Schizoaffective schizophrenia, subchronic
  • Schizoaffective schizophrenia, subchronic, w acute exacerbation
  • Schizophrenia, schizoaffective with acute exacerbation
  • Schizophrenia, schizoaffective, chronic
  • Schizophrenia, schizoaffective, subchronic
  • Schizophrenia, schizoaffective, subchronic, acute
  • Subchronic schizoaffective schizophrenia
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 201 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 F25.9 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 F25.9 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM F25.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):
Convert ICD-10-CM F25.9 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM F25.9: