2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F94.0

Selective mutism

Applicable To
  • Elective mutism
Type 2 Excludes
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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 (F94.0) and the excluded code together.
  • 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...
  • schizophrenia (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F20
    • F20 Schizophrenia
      • F20.0 Paranoid schizophrenia
      • F20.1 Disorganized schizophrenia
      • F20.2 Catatonic schizophrenia
      • F20.3 Undifferentiated schizophrenia
      • F20.5 Residual schizophrenia
      • F20.8 Other schizophrenia
        • F20.81 Schizophreniform disorder
        • F20.89 Other schizophrenia
      • F20.9 Schizophrenia, unspecified
  • specific developmental disorders of speech and language (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F80
    • F80 Specific developmental disorders of speech an...
      • 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 ...
      • F80.8 Other developmental disorders of speech and l...
        • F80.81 Childhood onset fluency disorder
        • F80.82 Social pragmatic communication disorder
        • F80.89 Other developmental disorders of speech and l...
      • F80.9 Developmental disorder of speech and language...
  • transient mutism as part of separation anxiety in young children (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F93.0

    Separation anxiety disorder of childhood

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • mood [affective] disorders (F30-F39)
    • nonpsychotic mental disorders (F40-F48)
    • phobic anxiety disorder of childhood (F40.8)
    • social phobia (F40.1)
The following code(s) above F94.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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 F94.0:
  • F01-F99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range F01-F99

    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders

    • disorders of psychological development
    Type 2 Excludes
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
    Mental, Behavioral and Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • F90-F98
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range F90-F98

    Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence

    • Codes within categories F90-F98 may be used regardless of the age of a patient. These disorders generally have onset within the childhood or adolescent years, but may continue throughout life or not be diagnosed until adulthood
    Behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM F94.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to F94.0:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to F94.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F94.0
F91.1 Conduct disorder, childhood-onset type
F91.2 Conduct disorder, adolescent-onset type
F91.3 Oppositional defiant disorder
F91.8 Other conduct disorders
F91.9 Conduct disorder, unspecified
F93 Emotional disorders with onset specific to childhood
F93.0 Separation anxiety disorder of childhood
F93.8 Other childhood emotional disorders
F93.9 Childhood emotional disorder, unspecified
F94 Disorders of social functioning with onset specific to childhood and adolescence
F94.0 Selective mutism
F94.1 Reactive attachment disorder of childhood
F94.2 Disinhibited attachment disorder of childhood
F94.8 Other childhood disorders of social functioning
F94.9 Childhood disorder of social functioning, unspecified
F95 Tic disorder
F95.0 Transient tic disorder
F95.1 Chronic motor or vocal tic disorder
F95.2 Tourette's disorder
F95.8 Other tic disorders
F95.9 Tic disorder, unspecified

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