ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes > Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders
> Disorders of adult personality and behavior
> Gender identity disorders
2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code
is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
2017 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2016.
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Severe gender dysphoria, coupled with a persistent desire for the physical characteristics and social roles that connote the opposite biological sex. (apa, dsm-iv, 1994)
The urge to belong to the opposite sex that may include surgical procedures to modify the sex organs in order to appear as the opposite sex.
Gender identity disorder in adolescence and adulthood
Gender dysphoria in adolescents and adults
is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v34.0):
Other mental disorder diagnoses
entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM
- see also
gender-identity or -role
of adolescence or adulthood
adolescence and adulthood