2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F68.1

Factitious disorder

Applicable To
  • Compensation neurosis
  • Elaboration of physical symptoms for psychological reasons
  • Hospital hopper syndrome
  • Münchausen's syndrome
  • Peregrinating patient
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 (F68.1) and the excluded code together.
  • factitial dermatitis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.1

    Factitial dermatitis

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Neurotic excoriation
    Type 1 Excludes
    • Excoriation (skin-picking) disorder (F42.4)
    L98.1
    )
  • person feigning illness (with obvious motivation) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z76.5

    Malingerer [conscious simulation]

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Person feigning illness (with obvious motivation)
    Type 1 Excludes
    Z76.5
    )
The following code(s) above F68.1 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 F68.1:
  • 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
Code annotations containing back-references to F68.1:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F68.1:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F68.1
F65.5 Sadomasochism
F65.50 …… unspecified
F65.51 Sexual masochism
F65.52 Sexual sadism
F65.8 Other paraphilias
F65.81 Frotteurism
F65.89 Other paraphilias
F65.9 Paraphilia, unspecified
F66 Other sexual disorders
F68 Other disorders of adult personality and behavior
F68.1 Factitious disorder
F68.10 …… unspecified
F68.11 …… with predominantly psychological signs and symptoms
F68.12 …… with predominantly physical signs and symptoms
F68.13 …… with combined psychological and physical signs and symptoms
F68.8 Other specified disorders of adult personality and behavior
F69 Unspecified disorder of adult personality and behavior
F70 Mild intellectual disabilities
F71 Moderate intellectual disabilities
F72 Severe intellectual disabilities
F73 Profound intellectual disabilities

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