ICD-10-CM Code F43.1
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
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 F43.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of F43.1 that describes the diagnosis 'post-traumatic stress disorder (ptsd)' in more detail.
- F43.1 Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code F431 is used to code Posttraumatic stress disorder
Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)[note 1] is a mental illness that can develop after a person is exposed to one or more traumatic events, such as sexual assault, warfare, traffic collisions, terrorism or other threats on a person's life. Symptoms include disturbing recurring flashbacks, avoidance or numbing of memories of the event, and hyperarousal, continue for more than a month after the occurrence of a traumatic event.
|ICD 9 Code:||309.81|
Art therapy project created by a U.S. Marine with posttraumatic stress disorder
Coding Notes for F43.1 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.
- Traumatic neurosis
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F43.1 - Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code F43.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.