ICD-10-CM Code F10.231
Alcohol dependence with withdrawal delirium
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Mental Health CodeIndicates that the ICD code is referenced in DSM-5 (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Version 5)
F10.231 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of alcohol dependence with withdrawal delirium. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code F1023 is used to code Alcohol withdrawal syndrome
Alcohol withdrawal syndrome is a set of symptoms that can occur when an individual reduces or stops alcoholic consumption after long periods of use. Prolonged and excessive use of alcohol leads to tolerance and physical dependence. The withdrawal syndrome is largely a hyper-excitable response of the central nervous system due to lack of alcohol. Symptoms typical of withdrawal include agitation, seizures, and delirium tremens.
|Specialty:||Critical Care Medicine|
|ICD 9 Codes:||291.81, 291.81|
- DRG Group #894-897 - Alcohol or drug abuse or dependence, left ama.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Alcohol withdrawal delirium (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F10.231 - Alcohol dependence with withdrawal delirium'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code F10.231 and a single ICD9 code, 291.0 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.