ICD-10-CM Code F23
Brief psychotic disorder
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)
F23 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of brief psychotic disorder. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code F23 is used to code Psychosis
Psychosis refers to an abnormal condition of the mind described as involving a "loss of contact with reality". People with psychosis are described as psychotic. People experiencing psychosis may exhibit some personality changes and thought disorder. Depending on its severity, this may be accompanied by unusual or bizarre behavior, as well as difficulty with social interaction and impairment in carrying out daily life activities.
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|ICD 9 Codes:||290, 291, 292, 293, 294, 296.5, 296, 297, 298, 299|
Coding Notes for F23 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion 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.
- Paranoid reaction
- Psychogenic paranoid psychosis
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Mood [affective] disorders with psychotic symptoms (F30.2, F31.2, F31.5, F31.64, F32.3, F33.3) - instead, use code F30.2
- DRG Group #885 - Psychoses.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F23 - Brief psychotic disorder'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code F23. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Codes 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 F23 and a single ICD9 code, 298.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.