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ICD-10-CM Code F01
Vascular dementia

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code F01 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the one child codes of F01 that describes the diagnosis 'vascular dementia' in more detail.


The ICD code F01 is used to code Dementia

Dementia, also known as senility, is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is great enough to affect a person's daily functioning. Other common symptoms include emotional problems, problems with language, and a decrease in motivation. A person's consciousness is usually not affected. A dementia diagnosis requires a change from a person's usual mental functioning and a greater decline than one would expect due to aging. These diseases also have a significant effect on a person's caregivers.

Specialty: Neurology, Psychiatry
MeSH Codes: D003704, D003704
ICD 9 Codes: 290, 294

Comparison of a normal aged brain (left) and the brain of a person with Alzheimer's (right). Differential characteristics are pointed out.

Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for F01 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
Inclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
Vascular dementia as a result of infarction of the brain due to vascular disease, including hypertensive cerebrovascular disease.
Code Includes Notes:
Includes
Includes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
Arteriosclerotic dementia
codeFirst:
The underlying physiological condition or sequelae of cerebrovascular disease.

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