ICD-10-CM Code F84
Pervasive developmental disorders
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 F84 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of F84 that describes the diagnosis 'pervasive developmental disorders' in more detail.
- F84 Pervasive developmental disorders NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code F84 is used to code Pervasive developmental disorder
The diagnostic category pervasive developmental disorders (PDD), as opposed to specific developmental disorders (SDD), refers to a group of five disorders characterized by delays in the development of multiple basic functions including socialization and communication. The pervasive developmental disorders are pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified (PDD-NOS), which includes atypical autism and is the most common; autism, the best-known, now understood to be part of a spectrum; Asperger syndrome; Rett syndrome; and childhood disintegrative disorder (CDD).
|ICD 9 Code:||299|
Coding Notes for F84 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to identify any associated medical condition and intellectual disabilities.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'F84 - Pervasive developmental disorders'
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