ICD-10-CM Code F44.9
Dissociative and conversion disorder, 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)
F44.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of dissociative and conversion disorder, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code F449 is used to code Dissociation (psychology)
In psychology, the term dissociation describes a wide array of experiences from mild detachment from immediate surroundings to more severe detachment from physical and emotional experience. The major characteristic of all dissociative phenomena involves a detachment from reality, rather than a loss of reality as in psychosis.
|ICD 9 Code:||300.12|
A college partygoer dissociates from the social and musical stimuli around him.
Coding Notes for F44.9 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.
- Dissociative disorder NOS
- DRG Group #880 - Acute adjustment reaction and psychosocial dysfunction.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F44.9 - Dissociative and conversion disorder, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code F44.9. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 F44.9 and a single ICD9 code, 300.15 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.