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ICD-11 criteria for Mental or behavioural disorders associated with pregnancy, childbirth or the puerperium, with psychotic symptoms (6E21)

6E21            Mental or behavioural disorders associated with pregnancy, childbirth or the puerperium, with psychotic symptoms

A syndrome associated with pregnancy or the puerperium (commencing within about 6 weeks after delivery) that involves significant mental and behavioural features, including delusions, hallucinations, or other psychotic symptoms. Mood symptoms (depressive and/or manic) are also typically present. If the symptoms meet the diagnostic requirements for a specific mental disorder, that diagnosis should also be assigned.

Coding Note:     Code aslo the causing condition

 

  6E2Z                   Mental or behavioural disorders associated with pregnancy, childbirth or the puerperium, unspecified

 

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