Retardation

"Retardation" 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 "retardation"

  • Retardation
    • development, developmental, specific - See: Disorder, developmental;
    • endochondral bone growth - See: Disorder, bone, development or growth;
    • growth - R62.50 Unspecified lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood
      • due to malnutrition - E45 Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition
    • mental - See: Disability, intellectual;
    • motor function, specific - F82 Specific developmental disorder of motor function
    • physical (child) - R62.52 Short stature (child)
      • due to malnutrition - E45 Retarded development following protein-calorie malnutrition
    • reading (specific) - F81.0 Specific reading disorder
    • spelling (specific) (without reading disorder) - F81.81 Disorder of written expression

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Growth: Gradual increase in the number, the size, and the complexity of cells of an individual. Growth generally results in increase in ORGAN WEIGHT; BODY WEIGHT; and BODY HEIGHT.