Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 309.83
Adjustment reaction with withdrawal
  • Short description: Adjust react-withdrawal.
  • ICD-9-CM 309.83 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 309.83 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 309.83 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM F43.8 Other reactions to severe stress
Applies To
  • Elective mutism as adjustment reaction
  • Hospitalism (in children) NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 309.83:
  • Hospitalism (in children) NEC 309.83
  • Mutism (see also Aphasia) 784.3
    • selective (elective) 313.23
      • adjustment reaction 309.83
  • Reaction
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