Pseudobulbar affect F48.2

  • F48.2 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM F48.2 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F48.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 F48.2 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Involuntary emotional expression disorder
Code First:
  • underlying cause, if known, such as:
  • amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (G12.21)
  • multiple sclerosis (G35)
  • sequelae of cerebrovascular disease (I69.-)
  • sequelae of traumatic intracranial injury (S06.-)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.