ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 992.5

Heat exhaustion NOS

Diagnosis Code 992.5

ICD-9: 992.5
Short Description: Heat exhaustion NOS
Long Description: Heat exhaustion, unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 992.5

Code Classification
  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Other and unspecified effects of external causes (990-995)
      • 992 Effects of heat and light

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