Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 704.0
Alopecia
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 4 ICD-9-CM codes below 704.0 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • (al-oh-pee-shuh) the lack or loss of hair from areas of the body where hair is usually found. Alopecia can be a side effect of some cancer treatments.
  • Baldness or the loss of hair.
  • Baldness; absence of hair from skin areas where it is normally present.
704.0 Excludes
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