ICD-10-CM Code F40.21
Animal type phobia
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 F40.21 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of F40.21 that describes the diagnosis 'animal type phobia' in more detail.
The ICD code F402 is used to code Acrophobia
Acrophobia (from the Greek: ἄκρον, ákron , meaning "peak, summit, edge" and φόβος, phóbos, "fear") is an extreme or irrational fear or phobia of heights, especially when one is not particularly high up. It belongs to a category of specific phobias, called space and motion discomfort, that share both similar etiology and options for treatment.
|ICD 9 Code:||300.29|
A view from a glass floor may generate acrophobia.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F40.21 - Animal type phobia'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code F40.21. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.