F64.2 - Gender identity disorder of childhood
|Short Description:||Gender identity disorder of childhood|
|Long Description:||Gender identity disorder of childhood|
|Status:||Valid for Submission|
F64.2 is a billable ICD-10 code used to specify a medical diagnosis of gender identity disorder of childhood. The code is valid during the fiscal year 2023 from October 01, 2022 through September 30, 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The code F64.2 is applicable for patients aged 0 through 17 years inclusive. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a patient outside the stated age range.
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Desire to become member of the opposite sex
- Gender dysphoria
- Gender dysphoria in childhood
- Gender identity disorder
- Gender identity disorder of childhood
- Gender identity finding
- Identity disorder of childhood
- Sense of identity finding
- Gender Dysphoria-. a marked difference between the individual’s expressed/experienced gender and the gender others would assign to the individual, and it must continue for at least six months. (from dsm-5)
- Gender Identity Disorder-. a disorder characterized by a strong and persistent cross-gender identification (such as stating a desire to be the other sex or frequently passing as the other sex) coupled with persistent discomfort with his or her sex (manifested in adults, for example, as a preoccupation with altering primary and secondary sex characteristics through hormonal manipulation or surgery).
- Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders-. a category of psychiatric disorders characterized by a disturbance in sexual desire and in the psychophysiological changes that make up the sexual response cycle.
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 this diagnosis code:
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.
- Gender dysphoria in children
Type 1 ExcludesType 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
- gender identity disorder in adolescence and adulthood F64.0
Type 2 ExcludesType 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.
- sexual maturation disorder F66
Index to Diseases and Injuries References
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 this diagnosis code are found in the injuries and diseases index:
- - Crisis
- - psychosexual identity - F64.2
- - Disorder (of) - See Also: Disease;
- - gender-identity or -role - F64.9
- - childhood - F64.2
- - psychosexual - F65.9
- - identity of childhood - F64.2
- - gender-identity or -role - F64.9
- - Identity disorder (child) - F64.9
- - gender role - F64.2
- - psychosexual - F64.2
The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:
- Pediatric diagnoses - The Medicare Code Editor detects inconsistencies in pediatric cases by checking a patient's age and any diagnosis on the patient's record. The pediatric code edits apply to patients age range is 0–17 years inclusive (e.g., Reye's syndrome, routine child health exam).
Convert to ICD-9 Code
|Source ICD-10 Code||Target ICD-9 Code|
|F64.2||302.6 - Gendr identity dis-child|
|Approximate Flag - The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 and ICD-9 codes and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.|
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