Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 301.82
Avoidant personality disorder
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 301.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 301.82 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 301.82 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM F60.6 Avoidant personality disorder
Approximate Synonyms
  • Personality disorder, avoidant
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by an enduring pattern of avoidance of social situations and interpersonal contact due to overwhelming feelings of social inadequacy and a hypersensitivity to negative evaluation or rejection
  • Personality disorder characterized by excessive social discomfort, extreme sensitivity to negative perceptions of oneself, pervasive preoccupation with being criticized or rejected in social situations, and low self esteem
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 301.82:
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