Fecal incontinence R15- >

Type 1 Excludes
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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 R15. 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.
  • fecal incontinence of nonorganic origin (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F98.1

    Encopresis not due to a substance or known physiological condition

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Functional encopresis
    • Incontinence of feces of nonorganic origin
    • Psychogenic encopresis
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify the cause of any coexisting constipation.
    F98.1
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • encopresis NOS
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