Codes as per 2013 DSM-5.

Bipolar I disorder

Current or most recent episode:

manichypomanic depressed
Mild296.41NA296.51
Moderate296.42NA296.52
Severe296.43NA296.53
With psychotic features296.44NA296.54
In partial remission296.45296.45296.55
In full remission296.46296.46296.56
Unspecified296.40296.40296.50

Bipolar II disorder 296.89**

**Bipolar II disorder has one diagnostic code: 296.89. Its status with respect to current severity, presence of psychotic features, course, and other specifiers cannot be coded but should be indicated in writing (e.g., 296.89 bipolar II disorder, current episode depressed, moderate severity, with mixed features).

Old Codes (i.e., listed in DSM-IV)

Bipolar – Single Manic

  • 296 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, Unspecified
  • 296.01 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, Mild
  • 296.02 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, Moderate
  • 296.03 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, Severe Without Psychotic Features
  • 296.04 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, Severe With Psychotic Features
  • 296.05 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, In Partial Remission
  • 296.06 Bipolar I Disorder, Single Manic Episode, In Full Remission

Bipolar – Manic

  • 296.4 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Hypomanic
  • 296.4 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, Unspecified
  • 296.41 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, Mild
  • 296.42 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, Moderate
  • 296.43 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, Severe Without Psychotic Features
  • 296.44 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, Severe With Psychotic Features
  • 296.45 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, In Partial Remission
  • 296.46 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Manic, In Full Remission

Bipolar – Depressed

  • 296.5 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, Unspecified
  • 296.51 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, Mild
  • 296.52 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, Moderate
  • 296.53 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, Severe Without Psychotic Features
  • 296.54 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, Severe With Psychotic Features
  • 296.55 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, In Partial Remission
  • 296.56 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Depressed, In Full Remission

Bipolar – Mixed

  • 296.6 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, Unspecified
  • 296.61 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, Mild
  • 296.62 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, Moderate
  • 296.63 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, Severe Without Psychotic Features
  • 296.64 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, Severe With Psychotic Features
  • 296.65 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, In Partial Remission
  • 296.66 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Mixed, In Full Remission
  • 296.7 Bipolar I Disorder, Most Recent Episode Unspecified
  • 296.8 Bipolar Disorder NOS
  • 296.89 Bipolar II Disorder
  • 296.9 Mood Disorder NOS