2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.1

Expressive language disorder

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  • F80.1 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 F80.1 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F80.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 F80.1 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Developmental dysphasia or aphasia, expressive type
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 F80.1. 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.
  • mixed receptive-expressive language disorder (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.2

    Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder

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    Applicable To
    • Developmental dysphasia or aphasia, receptive type
    • Developmental Wernicke's aphasia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • central auditory processing disorder (H93.25)
    • dysphasia or aphasia NOS (R47.-)
    • expressive language disorder (F80.1)
    • expressive type dysphasia or aphasia (F80.1)
    • word deafness (H93.25)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acquired aphasia with epilepsy [Landau-Kleffner] (G40.80-)
    • pervasive developmental disorders (F84.-)
    • selective mutism (F94.0)
    • intellectual disabilities (F70-F79)
    F80.2
    )
  • dysphasia and aphasia NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R47
    • R47 Speech disturbances, not elsewhere classified...
      • R47.0 Dysphasia and aphasia
      • R47.1 Dysarthria and anarthria
      • R47.8 Other speech disturbances
        • R47.81 Slurred speech
        • R47.82 Fluency disorder in conditions classified els...
        • R47.89 Other speech disturbances
      • R47.9 Unspecified speech disturbances
    R47.-
    )
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 (F80.1) and the excluded code together.
  • acquired aphasia with epilepsy [Landau-Kleffner] (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G40.80

    Other epilepsy

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    G40.80-
    )
  • selective mutism (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F94.0

    Selective mutism

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    Applicable To
    • Elective mutism
    Type 2 Excludes
    • pervasive developmental disorders (F84.-)
    • schizophrenia (F20.-)
    • specific developmental disorders of speech and language (F80.-)
    • transient mutism as part of separation anxiety in young children (F93.0)
    F94.0
    )
  • intellectual disabilities (F70-F79
    ICD-10-CM Range F70-F79

    Intellectual disabilities

    Code First
    • any associated physical or developmental disorders
    Type 1 Excludes
    • borderline intellectual functioning, IQ above 70 to 84 (R41.83)
    • F70 Mild intellectual disabilities
    • F71 Moderate intellectual disabilities
    • F72 Severe intellectual disabilities
    • F73 Profound intellectual disabilities
    • F78 Other intellectual disabilities
    • F79 Unspecified intellectual disabilities
    )
  • pervasive developmental disorders (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F84
    • F84 Pervasive developmental disorders
      • F84.0 Autistic disorder
      • F84.2 Rett's syndrome
      • F84.3 Other childhood disintegrative disorder
      • F84.5 Asperger's syndrome
      • F84.8 Other pervasive developmental disorders
      • F84.9 Pervasive developmental disorder, unspecified...
    F84.-
    )
The following code(s) above F80.1 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 F80.1:
  • 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
  • Developmental expressive language disorder
  • Expressive developmental language delay
  • Expressive language delay
  • Expressive language delay, mild
  • Expressive language delay, moderate
  • Expressive language delay, severe
  • Language disorder, expressive
  • Mild expressive language delay
  • Moderate expressive language delay
  • Severe expressive language delay
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by an impairment in the development of an individual's expressive language which is in contrast to his/her nonverbal intellect and receptive language development. The impairment may be acquired (i.e., due to a brain lesion or head trauma) or developmental (i.e., no known neurological insult).
ICD-10-CM F80.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 886 Behavioral and developmental disorders

Convert F80.1 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
Code annotations containing back-references to F80.1:
  • Type 1 Excludes: F80.2
    , F80.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.2

    Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder

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    Applicable To
    • Developmental dysphasia or aphasia, receptive type
    • Developmental Wernicke's aphasia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • central auditory processing disorder (H93.25)
    • dysphasia or aphasia NOS (R47.-)
    • expressive language disorder (F80.1)
    • expressive type dysphasia or aphasia (F80.1)
    • word deafness (H93.25)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acquired aphasia with epilepsy [Landau-Kleffner] (G40.80-)
    • pervasive developmental disorders (F84.-)
    • selective mutism (F94.0)
    • intellectual disabilities (F70-F79)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.2

    Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Developmental dysphasia or aphasia, receptive type
    • Developmental Wernicke's aphasia
    Type 1 Excludes
    • central auditory processing disorder (H93.25)
    • dysphasia or aphasia NOS (R47.-)
    • expressive language disorder (F80.1)
    • expressive type dysphasia or aphasia (F80.1)
    • word deafness (H93.25)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acquired aphasia with epilepsy [Landau-Kleffner] (G40.80-)
    • pervasive developmental disorders (F84.-)
    • selective mutism (F94.0)
    • intellectual disabilities (F70-F79)
  • Type 2 Excludes: F80.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.0

    Phonological disorder

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    Applicable To
    • Dyslalia
    • Functional speech articulation disorder
    • Lalling
    • Lisping
    • Phonological developmental disorder
    • Speech articulation developmental disorder
    • Speech-sound disorder
    Type 1 Excludes
    • speech articulation impairment due to aphasia NOS (R47.01)
    • speech articulation impairment due to apraxia (R48.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • speech articulation impairment due to hearing loss (F80.4)
    • speech articulation impairment due to intellectual disabilities (F70-F79)
    • speech articulation impairment with expressive language developmental disorder (F80.1)
    • speech articulation impairment with mixed receptive expressive language developmental disorder (F80.2)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F80.1:
  • Aphasia (amnestic) (global) (nominal) (semantic) (syntactic) R47.01
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R47.01

    Aphasia

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    Type 1 Excludes
    • aphasia following cerebrovascular disease (I69. with final characters -20)
    • progressive isolated aphasia (G31.01)
    • developmental (receptive type) F80.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.2

      Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Developmental dysphasia or aphasia, receptive type
      • Developmental Wernicke's aphasia
      Type 1 Excludes
      • central auditory processing disorder (H93.25)
      • dysphasia or aphasia NOS (R47.-)
      • expressive language disorder (F80.1)
      • expressive type dysphasia or aphasia (F80.1)
      • word deafness (H93.25)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • acquired aphasia with epilepsy [Landau-Kleffner] (G40.80-)
      • pervasive developmental disorders (F84.-)
      • selective mutism (F94.0)
      • intellectual disabilities (F70-F79)
      • expressive type F80.1
  • Development
    • delayed R62.50
      - see also Delay, development
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R62.50

      Unspecified lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood

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      Applicable To
      • Infantilism NOS
      • language F80.1 (skills) (expressive)
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • developmental F89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F89

      Unspecified disorder of psychological development

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      Applicable To
      • Developmental disorder NOS
      • Neurodevelopmental disorder NOS
      • language F80.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.9

        Developmental disorder of speech and language, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Communication disorder NOS
        • Language disorder NOS
        • expressive F80.1
    • language (developmental) F80.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80.9

      Developmental disorder of speech and language, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Communication disorder NOS
      • Language disorder NOS
      • expressive F80.1
  • Dysphasia R47.02
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R47.02

    Dysphasia

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    Type 1 Excludes
    • dysphasia following cerebrovascular disease (I69. with final characters -21)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F80.1
F68.8 Other specified disorders of adult personality and behavior
F69 Unspecified disorder of adult personality and behavior
F70 Mild intellectual disabilities
F71 Moderate intellectual disabilities
F72 Severe intellectual disabilities
F73 Profound intellectual disabilities
F78 Other intellectual disabilities
F79 Unspecified intellectual disabilities
F80 Specific developmental disorders of speech and language
F80.0 Phonological disorder
F80.1 Expressive language disorder
F80.2 Mixed receptive-expressive language disorder
F80.4 Speech and language development delay due to hearing loss
F80.8 Other developmental disorders of speech and language
F80.81 Childhood onset fluency disorder
F80.82 Social pragmatic communication disorder
F80.89 Other developmental disorders of speech and language
F80.9 Developmental disorder of speech and language, unspecified
F81 Specific developmental disorders of scholastic skills
F81.0 Specific reading disorder
F81.2 Mathematics disorder

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