2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 301.9
Unspecified personality disorder
- Short description: Personality disorder NOS.
- ICD-9-CM 301.9 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 301.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- A diverse category of psychiatric disorders characterized by behavior that deviates markedly from the expectations of the individual's culture; this pattern of deviation is pervasive and inflexible and is stable over time. The behavioral pattern negatively interferes with relationships and work.
- A major deviation from normal patterns of behavior.
- Personality disorder characterized by conflict with others, low frustration tolerance, inadequate conscience development, and rejection of authority and discipline.
- Personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others through aggressive, antisocial behavior, without remorse or loyalty to anyone.
- Personality disorders are long-term patterns of thoughts and behaviors that cause serious problems with relationships and work. People with personality disorders have difficulty dealing with everyday stresses and problems. They often have stormy relationships with other people. The exact cause of personality disorders is unknown. However, genes and childhood experiences may play a role.symptoms vary widely depending on the specific type of personality disorder. Treatment usually includes talk therapy and sometimes medicine.
- When normal personality traits become inflexible and maladaptive, causing subjective distress or impaired social functioning, they can be considered disorders.
- Pathological personality NOS
- Personality disorder NOS
- constitutional state
- personality (disorder)
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2014 ICD-10-CM F60.9 Personality disorder, unspecified