2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F40.2

Specific (isolated) phobias

Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (F40.2) and the excluded code together.
  • dysmorphophobia (nondelusional) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F45.22

    Body dysmorphic disorder

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Dysmorphophobia (nondelusional)
    • Nosophobia
    F45.22
    )
  • nosophobia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F45.22

    Body dysmorphic disorder

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Dysmorphophobia (nondelusional)
    • Nosophobia
    F45.22
    )
The following code(s) above F40.2 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to F40.2:
  • F01-F99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range F01-F99

    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders

    Includes
    • disorders of psychological development
    Type 2 Excludes
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders
Clinical Information Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F40.2
F34.9 Persistent mood [affective] disorder, unspecified
F39 Unspecified mood [affective] disorder
F40 Phobic anxiety disorders
F40.0 Agoraphobia
F40.00 …… unspecified
F40.01 …… with panic disorder
F40.02 …… without panic disorder
F40.1 Social phobias
F40.10 Social phobia, unspecified
F40.11 Social phobia, generalized
F40.2 Specific (isolated) phobias
F40.21 Animal type phobia
F40.210 Arachnophobia
F40.218 Other animal type phobia
F40.22 Natural environment type phobia
F40.220 Fear of thunderstorms
F40.228 Other natural environment type phobia
F40.23 Blood, injection, injury type phobia
F40.230 Fear of blood
F40.231 Fear of injections and transfusions
F40.232 Fear of other medical care

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.