2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F98

Other behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • F98 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
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  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM F98 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F98 - other international versions of ICD-10 F98 may differ.
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 (F98) and the excluded code together.
  • breath-holding spells (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R06.89

    Other abnormalities of breathing

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Breath-holding (spells)
    • Sighing
    R06.89
    )
  • gender identity disorder of childhood (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F64.2

    Gender identity disorder of childhood

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years)
    Applicable To
    • Gender dysphoria in children
    Type 1 Excludes
    • gender identity disorder in adolescence and adulthood (F64.0)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • sexual maturation disorder (F66)
    F64.2
    )
  • Kleine-Levin syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G47.13

    Recurrent hypersomnia

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Kleine-Levin syndrome
    • Menstrual related hypersomnia
    G47.13
    )
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F42
    • F42 Obsessive-compulsive disorder
      • F42.2 Mixed obsessional thoughts and acts
      • F42.3 Hoarding disorder
      • F42.4 Excoriation (skin-picking) disorder
      • F42.8 Other obsessive-compulsive disorder
      • F42.9 Obsessive-compulsive disorder, unspecified
    F42-
    )
  • sleep disorders not due to a substance or known physiological condition (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F51
    • F51 Sleep disorders not due to a substance or kno...
      • F51.0 Insomnia not due to a substance or known phys...
        • F51.01 Primary insomnia
        • F51.02 Adjustment insomnia
        • F51.03 Paradoxical insomnia
        • F51.04 Psychophysiologic insomnia
        • F51.05 Insomnia due to other mental disorder
        • F51.09 Other insomnia not due to a substance or know...
      • F51.1 Hypersomnia not due to a substance or known p...
        • F51.11 Primary hypersomnia
        • F51.12 Insufficient sleep syndrome
        • F51.13 Hypersomnia due to other mental disorder
        • F51.19 Other hypersomnia not due to a substance or k...
      • F51.3 Sleepwalking [somnambulism]
      • F51.4 Sleep terrors [night terrors]
      • F51.5 Nightmare disorder
      • F51.8 Other sleep disorders not due to a substance ...
      • F51.9 Sleep disorder not due to a substance or know...
    F51.-
    )
The following code(s) above F98 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to F98:
  • 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
  • F90-F98
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range F90-F98

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

    Note
    • 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To F98
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
F98 Other behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence
F98.0 Enuresis not due to a substance or known physiological condition
F98.1 Encopresis not due to a substance or known physiological condition
F98.2 Other feeding disorders of infancy and childhood
F98.21 Rumination disorder of infancy
F98.29 Other feeding disorders of infancy and early childhood
F98.3 Pica of infancy and childhood
F98.4 Stereotyped movement disorders
F98.5 Adult onset fluency disorder
F98.8 Other specified behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence
F98.9 Unspecified behavioral and emotional disorders with onset usually occurring in childhood and adolescence

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