2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F94.2

Disinhibited attachment disorder of childhood

Applicable To
  • Affectionless psychopathy
  • Institutional syndrome
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as F94.2. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • reactive attachment disorder of childhood (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F94.1

    Reactive attachment disorder of childhood

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • disinhibited attachment disorder of childhood (F94.2)
    • normal variation in pattern of selective attachment
    Type 2 Excludes
    • Asperger's syndrome (F84.5)
    • maltreatment syndromes (T74.-)
    • sexual or physical abuse in childhood, resulting in psychosocial problems (Z62.81-)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any associated failure to thrive or growth retardation
    F94.1
    )
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 (F94.2) and the excluded code together.
  • Asperger's syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F84.5

    Asperger's syndrome

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Asperger's disorder
    • Autistic psychopathy
    • Schizoid disorder of childhood
    F84.5
    )
  • attention-deficit hyperactivity disorders (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F90
    • F90 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorders
      • F90.0 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, pre...
      • F90.1 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, pre...
      • F90.2 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, com...
      • F90.8 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, oth...
      • F90.9 Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, uns...
    F90.-
    )
  • hospitalism in children (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F43.2

    Adjustment disorders

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Culture shock
    • Grief reaction
    • Hospitalism in children
    Type 2 Excludes
    • separation anxiety disorder of childhood (F93.0)
    F43.2-
    )
The following code(s) above F94.2 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 F94.2:
  • 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
  • F90-F98
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range F90-F98

    Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence

    Note
    • Codes within categories F90-F98 may be used regardless of the age of a patient. These disorders generally have onset within the childhood or adolescent years, but may continue throughout life or not be diagnosed until adulthood
    Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM F94.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert F94.2 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to F94.2:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F94.2:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F94.2
F91.3 Oppositional defiant disorder
F91.8 Other conduct disorders
F91.9 Conduct disorder, unspecified
F93 Emotional disorders with onset specific to childhood
F93.0 Separation anxiety disorder of childhood
F93.8 Other childhood emotional disorders
F93.9 Childhood emotional disorder, unspecified
F94 Disorders of social functioning with onset specific to childhood and adolescence
F94.0 Selective mutism
F94.1 Reactive attachment disorder of childhood
F94.2 Disinhibited attachment disorder of childhood
F94.8 Other childhood disorders of social functioning
F94.9 Childhood disorder of social functioning, unspecified
F95 Tic disorder
F95.0 Transient tic disorder
F95.1 Chronic motor or vocal tic disorder
F95.2 Tourette's disorder
F95.8 Other tic disorders
F95.9 Tic disorder, unspecified
F98 Other behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence
F98.0 Enuresis not due to a substance or known physiological condition

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