ICD-10-CM Code Z72.810

Child and adolescent antisocial behavior

Version 2020 Billable Code Pediatric Diagnoses POA Exempt

Valid for Submission

Z72.810 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of child and adolescent antisocial behavior. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code Z72.810 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like antisocial behavior, breaking wind in public, childhood or adolescent antisocial behavior, dyssocial behavior of child or adolescent, fighting at school, finding of flatus, etc The code is exempt from present on admission (POA) reporting for inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals.

The code Z72.810 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.

ICD-10:Z72.810
Short Description:Child and adolescent antisocial behavior
Long Description:Child and adolescent antisocial behavior

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 guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code Z72.810:

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion 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.
  • Antisocial behavior (child) (adolescent) without manifest psychiatric disorder
  • Delinquency NOS
  • Group delinquency
  • Offenses in the context of gang membership
  • Stealing in company with others
  • Truancy from school

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 Z72.810 are found in the index:


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:

  • Pediatric diagnoses - Pediatric. Age range is 0–17 years inclusive (e.g., Reye’s syndrome, routine child health exam).

Synonyms

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

  • Antisocial behavior
  • Breaking wind in public
  • Childhood or adolescent antisocial behavior
  • Dyssocial behavior of child or adolescent
  • Fighting at school
  • Finding of flatus
  • Intentional non-attendance at school
  • Parental withholding from school
  • Playing loud music - antisocial behavior
  • Socialized childhood truancy
  • Truancy

Present on Admission (POA)

Z72.810 is exempt from POA reporting - The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement. Review other POA exempt codes here .

CMS POA Indicator Options and Definitions
POA Indicator CodePOA Reason for CodeCMS will pay the CC/MCC DRG?
YDiagnosis was present at time of inpatient admission.YES
NDiagnosis was not present at time of inpatient admission.NO
UDocumentation insufficient to determine if the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.NO
WClinically undetermined - unable to clinically determine whether the condition was present at the time of inpatient admission.YES
1Unreported/Not used - Exempt from POA reporting. NO

Convert Z72.810 to ICD-9

  • V71.02 - Obsv-adolesc antisoc beh (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services in other circumstances (Z69-Z76)
      • Problems related to lifestyle (Z72)

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