ICD-10-CM Code F68.10
Factitious 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)
F68.10 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of factitious disorder, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code F6810 is used to code Factitious disorder
A factitious disorder is a condition in which a person acts as if he or she has an illness by deliberately producing, feigning, or exaggerating symptoms. Factitious disorder imposed on another is a condition in which a person deliberately produces, feigns, or exaggerates the symptoms of someone in his or her care.
|MeSH Codes:||D005162, D005162, D005162|
|ICD 9 Codes:||300.16, 300.19, 301.51|
- DRG Group #883 - Disorders of personality and impulse control.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F68.10 - Factitious disorder, 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 F68.10 and a single ICD9 code, 301.51 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.