ICD-10-CM Code F60.8

Other specific personality disorders

Version 2021 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

F60.8 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other specific personality disorders. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:F60.8
Short Description:Other specific personality disorders
Long Description:Other specific personality disorders

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • F60.81 - Narcissistic personality disorder
  • F60.89 - Other specific personality disorders

Code Classification

  • Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)
    • Disorders of adult personality and behavior (F60-F69)
      • Specific personality disorders (F60)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021

Information for Patients


Personality Disorders

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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