Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 799.81
Decreased libido
  • Billable Code
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)
  • ICD-9-CM 799.81 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 799.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Decreased libido (low sex drive)
  • Reduced libido
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by a decrease in sexual desire.
  • Decreased sexual desire.
799.81 Excludes
  • psychosexual dysfunction with inhibited sexual desire (302.71)
Applies To
  • Decreased sexual desire
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 799.81 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 799.81 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R68.82 Decreased libido
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 799.81:
  • Decrease, decreased
    • libido 799.81
    • sexual desire 799.81
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 799.81 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.