Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 705.1
Prickly heat
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 705.1 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 705.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Miliaria
  • Miliaria crystallina
  • Miliaria profunda
  • Miliaria rubra
Applies To
  • Heat rash
  • Miliaria rubra (tropicalis)
  • Sudamina
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 705.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L74.0 Miliaria rubra
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L74.1 Miliaria crystallina
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L74.2 Miliaria profunda
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 705.1:
  • Asthenia, asthenic 780.79
    • tropical anhidrotic 705.1
  • Heat (effects) 992.9
    • prickly 705.1
    • rash 705.1
  • Miliaria (crystallina) (rubra) (tropicalis) 705.1
  • Prickly heat 705.1
  • Rash 782.1
    • heat 705.1
  • Sudamen 705.1
  • Sudamina 705.1
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • sweat retention 705.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 705.1 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.