Addiction

"Addiction" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "addiction"

  • Addiction - See Also: Dependence; - F19.20 Other psychoactive substance dependence, uncomplicated
    • alcohol, alcoholic (ethyl) (methyl) (wood) (without remission) - F10.20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated
      • with remission - F10.21 Alcohol dependence, in remission
    • drug - See: Dependence, drug;
    • ethyl alcohol (without remission) - F10.20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated
      • with remission - F10.21 Alcohol dependence, in remission
    • heroin - See: Dependence, drug, opioid;
    • methyl alcohol (without remission) - F10.20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated
      • with remission - F10.21 Alcohol dependence, in remission
    • methylated spirit (without remission) - F10.20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated
      • with remission - F10.21 Alcohol dependence, in remission
    • morphine (-like substances) - See: Dependence, drug, opioid;
    • nicotine - See: Dependence, drug, nicotine;
    • opium and opioids - See: Dependence, drug, opioid;
    • tobacco - See: Dependence, drug, nicotine;

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Heroin: A narcotic analgesic that may be habit-forming. It is a controlled substance (opium derivative) listed in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations, Title 21 Parts 329.1, 1308.11 (1987). Sale is forbidden in the United States by Federal statute. (Merck Index, 11th ed)

Nicotine: Nicotine is highly toxic alkaloid. It is the prototypical agonist at nicotinic cholinergic receptors where it dramatically stimulates neurons and ultimately blocks synaptic transmission. Nicotine is also important medically because of its presence in tobacco smoke.

Tobacco: A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain NICOTINE and other biologically active chemicals; its dried leaves are used for SMOKING.