Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 704.1
Hirsutism
  • ICD-9-CM 704.1 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 704.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 704.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 704.1: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acquired hypertrichosis lanuginosa
  • Androgen dependent hirsutism
  • Androgen-dependent hirsutism
  • Familial hirsutism
  • Hirsutism (excess body hair)
  • Hirsutism in female, androgen dependent
  • Hirsutism, familial
  • Hirsutism, idiopathic
  • Hypertrichosis
  • Hypertrichosis lanuginosa
  • Idiopathic hirsutism
  • Localized hypertrichosis
704.1 Excludes
  • hypertrichosis of eyelid (374.54)
Applies To
  • Hypertrichosis:
    • NOS
    • lanuginosa, acquired
  • Polytrichia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 704.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L68.0 Hirsutism
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L68.1 Acquired hypertrichosis lanuginosa
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L68.3 Polytrichia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L68.9 Hypertrichosis, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 704.1:
  • Hirsuties (see also Hypertrichosis) 704.1
  • Hirsutism (see also Hypertrichosis) 704.1
  • Hypertrichosis 704.1
    • lanuginosa 757.4
      • acquired 704.1
  • Polytrichia (see also Hypertrichosis) 704.1
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