Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 782.62
Flushing
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 782.62 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 782.62 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Hot flashes in male
  • Hot flashes in nonmenopausal female
  • Hot flashes, male
  • Hot flashes, non-menopausal, female
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by episodic reddening of the face.
  • A sudden reddening of the face.
  • A transient reddening of the face that may be due to fever, certain drugs, exertion, stress, or a disease process.
  • Flush
Applies To
  • Excessive blushing
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 782.62 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R23.2 Flushing
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 782.62:
  • Blushing (abnormal) (excessive) 782.62
  • Flushing 782.62
  • Plethora 782.62
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