Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 300.16
Factitious disorder with predominantly psychological signs and symptoms
  • Short description: Factitious dis w symptom.
  • ICD-9-CM 300.16 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 300.16 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Factitious disorder w psychological symptoms
  • Factitious disorder with psychological symptoms
  • Ganser syndrome
Applies To
  • Compensation neurosis
  • Ganser's syndrome, hysterical
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 300.16 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM F44.89 Other dissociative and conversion disorders
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM F68.11 Factitious disorder with predominantly psychological signs and symptoms
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 300.16:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Erichsen's (railway spine) 300.16
  • Disorder - see also Disease
    • factitious (with combined psychological and physical signs and symptoms) (with predominantly physical signs and symptoms) 300.19
      • with predominantly psychological signs and symptoms 300.16
  • Erichsen's disease (railway spine) 300.16
  • Ganser's syndrome, hysterical 300.16
  • Illness - see also Disease
    • factitious 300.19
      • with
        • combined psychological and physical signs and symptoms 300.19
        • physical symptoms 300.19
        • predominantly
          • physical signs and symptoms 300.19
          • psychological symptoms 300.16
      • chronic (with physical symptoms) 301.51
  • Neurosis, neurotic 300.9
    • accident 300.16
    • compensation 300.16
    • railroad 300.16
    • war 300.16
  • Pseudodementia 300.16
  • Pseudopsychosis 300.16
  • Psychoneurosis, psychoneurotic (see also Neurosis) 300.9
    • compensation 300.16
  • Psychosis 298.9
    • prison 300.16
  • Railroad neurosis 300.16
  • Railway spine 300.16
  • Shell
    • shock (current) (see also Reaction, stress, acute) 308.9
      • lasting state 300.16
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • "approximate answers" 300.16
    • Ganser's, hysterical 300.16
    • nonsense 300.16
  • War neurosis 300.16
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