ICD-10 Diagnosis Code F52.9

Unsp sexual dysfnct not due to a sub or known physiol cond

Diagnosis Code F52.9

ICD-10: F52.9
Short Description: Unsp sexual dysfnct not due to a sub or known physiol cond
Long Description: Unspecified sexual dysfunction not due to a substance or known physiological condition
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code F52.9

Valid for Submission
The code F52.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Mental and behavioural disorders (F00–F99)
    • Behavioral syndromes associated with physiological disturbances and physical factors (F50-F59)
      • Sexual dysfnct not due to a substance or known physiol cond (F52)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
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Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
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  • Abnormal development of sexuality
  • Abnormal development of sexuality
  • Abnormal development of sexuality
  • Abnormal psychosexual phase
  • Altered sexuality patterns
  • Psychosexual dysfunction
  • Sexual desire disorder
  • Sexual disorder
  • Sexual maladjustment

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code F52.9 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Sexual Health

Sexuality is a big part of being human. Love, affection and sexual intimacy all play a role in healthy relationships. They also contribute to your sense of well-being. A number of disorders can affect the ability to have or enjoy sex in both men and women.

Factors that can affect sexual health include

  • Fear of unplanned pregnancy
  • Concerns about infertility
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Chronic diseases such as cancer or heart disease
  • Medicines that affect sexual desire or performance

  • Heart disease and intimacy (Medical Encyclopedia)

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