ICD-10 Code T74.31XA

Adult psychological abuse, confirmed, initial encounter

Version 2019 Billable Code Adult Diagnoses

Valid for Submission

T74.31XA is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of adult psychological abuse, confirmed, initial encounter. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10: T74.31XA
Short Description:Adult psychological abuse, confirmed, initial encounter
Long Description:Adult psychological abuse, confirmed, initial encounter

Code Classification

  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (T66-T78)
      • Adult and child abuse, neglect and oth maltreat, confirmed (T74)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (first year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA mandated 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

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits

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:

  • Adult diagnoses - Adult. Age range is 15–124 years inclusive (e.g., senile delirium, mature cataract).

Diagnostic Related Groups

The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC). The diagnosis code T74.31XA is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2020.

  • 922 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 923 - OTHER INJURY, POISONING AND TOXIC EFFECT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT MCC

Convert T74.31XA to ICD-9

The following crosswalk between ICD-10 to ICD-9 is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:

  • 995.82 - Adult emotnl/psych abuse (Approximate Flag)

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Abuse of disabled person
  • Adult victim of emotional abuse
  • Domestic abuse
  • Domestic emotional abuse
  • Elderly person maltreatment
  • Emotional abuse
  • Emotional abuse
  • Emotional abuse of adult
  • Emotional abuse of disabled person
  • Emotional abuse of elderly person
  • Psychological abuse of adult
  • Psychologically abused elder
  • Psychologically abused parent
  • Psychologically abused spouse
  • Psychologically abused woman
  • Victim of consistent negative messages
  • Victim of elder abuse
  • Victim of emotional abuse
  • Victim of mental abuse
  • Victim of mental abuse
  • Victim of mental abuse
  • Victim of mental abuse
  • Victim of mental abuse
  • Victim of oppression in country of origin
  • Victim of verbal abuse

ICD-10 Footnotes

General Equivalence Map Definitions
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Approximate Flag - The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
  • No Map Flag - The no map flag indicates that a code in the source system is not linked to any code in the target system.
  • Combination Flag - The combination flag indicates that more than one code in the target system is required to satisfy the full equivalent meaning of a code in the source system.