Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V40.3
Other behavioral problems
  • Short description: Behavioral problems NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM V40.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V40.3 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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Approximate Synonyms
  • Abnormal illness behavior
  • Attracting adverse public attention
  • Avoidance behavior
  • Behavior problem at school
  • Behavior problem of childhood and adolescence
  • Behavioral problems at school
  • Bullying of adult
  • Childhood or adolescent antisocial behavior
  • Crying, excessive
  • Delinquent behavior
  • Fighting at school
  • Harm avoidance behavior
  • Inhibited behavior
  • Non-penetrative sexual behavior
  • Prolonged high dose use of cannabis
  • Risk prone health behavior
  • Screaming
  • Truancy
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V40.3:
  • Problem (with) V49.9
    • behavioral V40.9
      • specified NEC V40.3
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