Specific reading disorder F81.0

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Specific reading disorder" is "F81.0". F81.0 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • F81.0 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 F81.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of F81.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 F81.0 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • 'Backward reading'
  • Developmental dyslexia
  • Specific learning disorder, with impairment in reading
  • Specific reading retardation
Type 1 Excludes:

Codes: = Billable

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