2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F12.21

Cannabis dependence, in remission

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • F12.21 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM F12.21 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F12.21 - other international versions of ICD-10 F12.21 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Cannabis use disorder, moderate, in early remission
  • Cannabis use disorder, moderate, in sustained remission
  • Cannabis use disorder, severe, in early remission
  • Cannabis use disorder, severe, in sustained remission
The following code(s) above F12.21 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 F12.21:
  • F01-F99
    2020 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
  • F12
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F12

    Cannabis related disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • marijuana
    Cannabis related disorders
  • F12.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F12.2

    Cannabis dependence

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    Cannabis dependence
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cannabis dependence (moderate use disorder), in early remission
  • Cannabis dependence (moderate use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Cannabis dependence (severe use disorder), in early remission
  • Cannabis dependence (severe use disorder), in sustained remission
  • Cannabis dependence early full remission
  • Cannabis dependence early partial remission
  • Cannabis dependence in early full remission
  • Cannabis dependence in early partial remission
  • Cannabis dependence in remission
  • Cannabis dependence in sustained full remission
  • Cannabis dependence in sustained partial remission
  • Cannabis dependence sustained full remission
  • Cannabis dependence sustained partial remission
  • Cannabis dependence, moderate use, in early remission
  • Cannabis dependence, moderate use, in sustained remission
  • Cannabis dependence, severe use, in early remission
  • Cannabis dependence, severe use, in sustained remission
ICD-10-CM F12.21 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 894 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence, left ama
  • 895 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence with rehabilitation therapy
  • 896 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy with mcc
  • 897 Alcohol, drug abuse or dependence without rehabilitation therapy without mcc

Convert F12.21 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F12.21:
  • Dependence (on) (syndrome) F19.20
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F19.20

    Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, moderate
    • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, severe
    • drug NEC F19.20
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F19.20

      Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, moderate
      • Other (or unknown) substance use disorder, severe
      • cannabis F12.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F12.20

        Cannabis dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Cannabis use disorder, moderate
        • Cannabis use disorder, severe
        • in remission F12.21
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • cannabis use
      • moderate or severe F12.20
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F12.20

        Cannabis dependence, uncomplicated

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Cannabis use disorder, moderate
        • Cannabis use disorder, severe
        • in remission F12.21 (early) (sustained)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F12.21
F12.15 Cannabis abuse with psychotic disorder
F12.150 …… with delusions
F12.151 …… with hallucinations
F12.159 …… unspecified
F12.18 Cannabis abuse with other cannabis-induced disorder
F12.180 Cannabis abuse with cannabis-induced anxiety disorder
F12.188 Cannabis abuse with other cannabis-induced disorder
F12.19 …… with unspecified cannabis-induced disorder
F12.2 Cannabis dependence
F12.20 …… uncomplicated
F12.21 …… in remission
F12.22 Cannabis dependence with intoxication
F12.220 …… uncomplicated
F12.221 …… delirium
F12.222 …… with perceptual disturbance
F12.229 …… unspecified
F12.23 …… with withdrawal
F12.25 Cannabis dependence with psychotic disorder
F12.250 …… with delusions
F12.251 …… with hallucinations
F12.259 …… unspecified

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