ICD-10-CM Code F17.20
Nicotine dependence, unspecified
Non-Billable CodeNon-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 Code F17.20 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the five child codes of F17.20 that describes the diagnosis 'nicotine dependence, unspecified' in more detail.
- F17.20 Nicotine dependence, unspecified NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code F172 is used to code Nicotine withdrawal
Nicotine withdrawal is a group of symptoms that occur in the first few weeks upon the abrupt discontinuation or decrease in intake of nicotine. Symptoms include cravings for nicotine, anger/irritability, anxiety, depression, impatience, trouble sleeping, restlessness, hunger or weight gain, and difficulty concentrating. A quit smoking program may improve one’s chance for success in quitting nicotine. Nicotine withdrawal is recognized in both the American Psychiatric Association Diagnostic and Statistical Manual and the WHO International Classification of Diseases.
|ICD 9 Code:||292.0|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F17.20 - Nicotine dependence, unspecified'
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