Valid for Submission
F82 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of specific developmental disorder of motor function. The code F82 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 F82 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like acquired choreiform dyspraxia, apraxia, developmental, apraxic aphonia, clumsiness, clumsiness - motor delay , developmental coordination disorder, etc.
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 F82:
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.
- Clumsy child syndrome
- Developmental coordination disorder
- Developmental dyspraxia
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.
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.
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 F82 are found in the index:
- - Disorder (of) - See Also: Disease;
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Acquired choreiform dyspraxia
- Apraxia, developmental
- Apraxic aphonia
- Clumsiness - motor delay
- Developmental coordination disorder
- Developmental delay in fine motor function
- Developmental disorder of motor function
- Developmental verbal dyspraxia
- Disorders of attention and motor control
- Gross motor development delay
- Gross motor impairment
- Mixed acquired dyspraxia
- Motor retardation
- Motor skill disorder
- Severe motor and intellectual disabilities, sensorineural deafness, dystonia syndrome
- Verbal dyspraxia
Convert F82 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code F82 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.
Information for Patients
Developmental disabilities are severe, long-term problems. They may be physical, such as blindness. They may affect mental ability, such as learning disabilities. Or the problem can be both physical and mental, such as Down syndrome. The problems are usually life-long, and can affect everyday living.
There are many causes of developmental disabilities, including
- Genetic or chromosome abnormalities. These cause conditions such as Down syndrome and Rett syndrome.
- Prenatal exposure to substances. For example, drinking alcohol when pregnant can cause fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
- Certain infections in pregnancy
- Preterm birth
Often there is no cure, but treatment can help the symptoms. Treatments include physical, speech, and occupational therapy. Special education classes and psychological counseling can also help.
NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
- Angelman syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Developmental coordination disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Developmental Screening (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) - In English and Spanish
- Intellectual disability (Medical Encyclopedia)
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