Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R48.0

Dyslexia and alexia

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • R48.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R48.0. Other international versions of ICD-10 R48.0 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Approximate Synonyms
  • Alexia
  • Dyslexia
  • Dyslexia, learning disturbance
  • Speech disturbance, alexia
  • Speech disturbance, dyslexia
ICD-10-CM R48.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 886 Behavioral and developmental disorders

Convert ICD-10-CM R48.0 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM R48.0: