Valid for Submission
F60.7 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of dependent personality disorder. The code F60.7 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code F60.7 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like codependency, dependent personality disorder, general mental state finding or inadequate personality.
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code F60.7:
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
- Asthenic personality (disorder)
- Inadequate personality (disorder)
- Passive personality (disorder)
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 F60.7 are found in the index:
- - Aboulomania - F60.7
- - Abulomania - F60.7
- - Constitutionally substandard - F60.7
- - Disorder (of) - See Also: Disease;
- - Personality (disorder) - F60.9
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Dependent personality disorder
- General mental state finding
- Inadequate personality
- DEPENDENT PERSONALITY DISORDER-. a personality disorder characterized by a pervasive and excessive need to be taken care of that leads to submissive and clinging behavior and fears of separation beginning by early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts. from dsm iv 1994
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Information for Patients
Personality disorders are a group of mental illnesses. They involve long-term patterns of thoughts and behaviors that are unhealthy and inflexible. The behaviors cause serious problems with relationships and work. People with personality disorders have trouble dealing with everyday stresses and problems. They often have stormy relationships with other people.
The cause of personality disorders is unknown. However, genes and childhood experiences may play a role.
The symptoms of each personality disorder are different. They can mild or severe. People with personality disorders may have trouble realizing that they have a problem. To them, their thoughts are normal, and they often blame others for their problems. They may try to get help because of their problems with relationships and work. Treatment usually includes talk therapy and sometimes medicine.
- Antisocial personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Avoidant personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Borderline personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Dependent personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Histrionic personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Narcissistic personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Paranoid personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Personality disorders (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Schizoid personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Schizotypal personality disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
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