Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 708.2
Urticaria due to cold and heat
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Urticaria from cold/heat.
  • ICD-9-CM 708.2 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 708.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cold urticaria
  • Thermal urticaria
  • Urticaria due to cold
  • Urticaria due to heat
  • Urticaria, cold induced
  • Urticaria, thermal
Applies To
  • Thermal urticaria
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 708.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L50.2 Urticaria due to cold and heat
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 708.2:
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