ICD-10-CM Code F40.10
Social phobia, unspecified
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)
F40.10 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of social phobia, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code F401 is used to code Social anxiety disorder
Social anxiety disorder (SAD), also known as social phobia, is an anxiety disorder characterized by a significant amount of fear in one or more social situations causing considerable distress and impaired ability to function in at least some parts of daily life.:15 These fears can be triggered by perceived or actual scrutiny from others. It is the most common anxiety disorder and one of the most common psychiatric disorders, with 12% of American adults having experienced it.
|ICD 9 Codes:||300.23, 300.29|
- DRG Group #882 - Neuroses except depressive.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Shyness disorder of childhood (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F40.10 - Social phobia, unspecified'
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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 F40.10 and a single ICD9 code, 300.23 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: F40.1 - Social phobias