2022 ICD-10-CM Code F10.939

Alcohol use, unspecified with withdrawal, unspecified

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:F10.939
Short Description:Alcohol use, unspecified with withdrawal, unspecified
Long Description:Alcohol use, unspecified with withdrawal, unspecified

Code Classification

  • Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)
    • Mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use (F10-F19)
      • Alcohol related disorders (F10)

F10.939 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of alcohol use, unspecified with withdrawal, unspecified. The code F10.939 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like F10.939 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code F10.939 are found in the index:

Replacement Code

F10939 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

  • FY 2021 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021