ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 698.2


Diagnosis Code 698.2

ICD-9: 698.2
Short Description: Prurigo
Long Description: Prurigo
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 698.2

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (680–709)
    • Other inflammatory conditions of skin and subcutaneous tissue (690-698)
      • 698 Pruritus and related conditions

Information for Medical Professionals

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