Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 296.36
Major depressive affective disorder, recurrent episode, in full remission
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: Recur depr psyc-full rem.
  • ICD-9-CM 296.36 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 296.36 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).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 296.36.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 296.36: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 296.36 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM F33.42 Major depressive disorder, recurrent, in full remission
Approximate Synonyms
  • Depression, major, recurrent, in complete remission
  • Major depression, recurrent psychotic, full remission
  • Major depression, recurrent psychotic, in full remission
  • Major depression, recurrent, in full remission
  • Recurrent major depression in complete remission
  • Recurrent psychotic major depression in full remission
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