2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F34.8

Other persistent mood [affective] disorders

    2016 2017 - Converted to Parent Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • F34.8 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM F34.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F34.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 F34.8 may differ.
The following code(s) above F34.8 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 F34.8:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder
  • Mood swing
  • Mood swings
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): Deleted code
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): New code
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F34.8
F33.3 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, severe with psychotic symptoms
F33.4 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, in remission
F33.40 …… unspecified
F33.41 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, in partial remission
F33.42 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, in full remission
F33.8 Other recurrent depressive disorders
F33.9 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, unspecified
F34 Persistent mood [affective] disorders
F34.0 Cyclothymic disorder
F34.1 Dysthymic disorder
F34.8 Other persistent mood [affective] disorders
F34.81 Disruptive mood dysregulation disorder
F34.89 Other specified persistent mood disorders
F34.9 Persistent mood [affective] disorder, unspecified
F39 Unspecified mood [affective] disorder
F40 Phobic anxiety disorders
F40.0 Agoraphobia
F40.00 …… unspecified
F40.01 …… with panic disorder
F40.02 …… without panic disorder
F40.1 Social phobias

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