Temperature

"Temperature" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "temperature"

  • Temperature
    • body, high (of unknown origin) - R50.9 Fever, unspecified
    • cold, trauma from - T69.9 Effect of reduced temperature, unspecified
      • newborn - P80.0 Cold injury syndrome
      • specified effect NEC - T69.8 Other specified effects of reduced temperature

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first 28 days after birth.

Temperature: The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.