ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 692.82

Dermatitis oth radiation

Diagnosis Code 692.82

ICD-9: 692.82
Short Description: Dermatitis oth radiation
Long Description: Dermatitis due to other radiation
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 692.82

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (680–709)
    • Other inflammatory conditions of skin and subcutaneous tissue (690-698)
      • 692 Contact dermatitis and other eczema

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Actinic dermatitis
  • Chronic effect of ultraviolet radiation on normal skin
  • Contact dermatitis due to light, except sun
  • Contact dermatitis due to radiation
  • Contact dermatitis due to ultraviolet rays
  • Contact dermatitis due to X-rays
  • Drug-induced photosensitivity
  • Early radiation dermatitis
  • Food-induced photosensitivity
  • Late radiation dermatitis
  • Light and ultraviolet-induced dermatosis
  • Poikiloderma due to ionizing radiation
  • Radiation dermatitis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Radiation Exposure

Radiation is energy that travels in the form of waves or high-speed particles. It occurs naturally in sunlight. Man-made radiation is used in X-rays, nuclear weapons, nuclear power plants and cancer treatment.

If you are exposed to small amounts of radiation over a long time, it raises your risk of cancer. It can also cause mutations in your genes, which you could pass on to any children you have after the exposure. A lot of radiation over a short period, such as from a radiation emergency, can cause burns or radiation sickness. Symptoms of radiation sickness include nausea, weakness, hair loss, skin burns and reduced organ function. If the exposure is large enough, it can cause premature aging or even death. You may be able to take medicine to reduce the radioactive material in your body.

Environmental Protection Agency

  • Radiation sickness

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