Mental and Behavioral Disorders

This month’s focus is “Understanding the ICD-10-CM draft guidelines for Mental and Behavioral Disorders.

Mental and Behavioral Disorder in ICD-10-CM range from F01 to F99. These codes are found in Chapter 5 of ICD-10-CM Tabular list. In most cases, Chapter 5 parallels codes found in the DSM-IV (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) published by the American Psychiatric Association.

Full article:
Mental and Behavioral Disorders – Coding Edge January 2007

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