ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 784.2

Swelling in head & neck

Diagnosis Code 784.2

ICD-9: 784.2
Short Description: Swelling in head & neck
Long Description: Swelling, mass, or lump in head and neck
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 784.2

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions
    • Symptoms (780-789)
      • 784 Symptoms involving head and neck

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Congestion of throat
  • Dental swelling
  • Facial swelling
  • Feeling of lump in throat
  • Head and neck swelling
  • Intracranial space-occupying lesion
  • Lip swelling
  • Localized swelling, mass and lump, neck
  • Lump on face
  • Mass in head or neck
  • Mass of head
  • Mass of intracranial structure
  • Mass of nasopharynx
  • Mass of neck
  • Mass of nose
  • Mass of palatine tonsil
  • Mass of postauricular region
  • Mass of scalp
  • Mass of submandibular region
  • Mass of submental region
  • Mass of tongue
  • Nasal mucosa boggy
  • Neck swelling
  • Nodule of nasal cavity
  • Nodule of suprahyoid region
  • On examination - endocrine, nutrition or metabolic
  • Pharyngeal swelling
  • Subungual swelling
  • Swelling of head
  • Swelling of lower jaw region
  • Swelling of oral cavity structure
  • Swollen gums
  • Swollen nose
  • Tongue swelling

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