Diagnostic codes (consider past 6 months of symptoms):

  • 314.01 for both combined presentation (i.e., inattention with hyperactivity/impulsivity) and for predominantly hyperactive/impulsive presentation (i.e., inattention criteria is not met).
  • 314.00  for Predominantly inattentive presentation (hyperactivity-impulsivity criteria is not met).

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APA Reference
Psych Central. (2014). Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Symptoms. Psych Central. Retrieved on November 23, 2014, from http://psychcentral.com/disorders/attention-deficit-hyperactivity-disorder-adhd-symptoms/

Symptom criteria summarized from:
American Psychiatric Association. (2013). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fifth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.
        or
American Psychiatric Association. (1994). Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, fourth edition. Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association.

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