Diagnosis Code

L98.9 DISORDER OF THE SKIN AND SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE, UNSPECIFIED


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L98.9

Short Description: Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified

Long Description: Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified

The code L98.9 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Oth disorders of skin, subcu, not elsewhere classified (L98)
        • L98.9 Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Acute skin disorder
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to acupuncture
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to aromatherapy
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to chinese traditional herbal medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to diagnostic procedure
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to herbal medicine
  • Adverse cutaneous reaction to homeopathic medicine
  • Age, sex or race-related dermatoses
  • Amputation-related dermatosis
  • Animal-induced dermatosis
  • Arthropathy associated with dermatological disorder
  • Arthropod dermatosis
  • Change in skin lesion
  • Chemical-induced dermatological disorder
  • Chronic disease of skin
  • Cold-induced dermatosis
  • Complication of colostomy
  • Complication of diagnostic procedure
  • Complication of external stoma of gastrointestinal tract
  • Complication of external stoma of gastrointestinal tract
  • Congenital hypotrichia
  • Cutaneous disorder due to bovine papular stomatitis virus
  • Cutaneous inflammation due to cytotoxic therapy
  • Cutaneous lesion resulting from spinal dysraphism
  • Cutaneous reaction caused by bacterial toxin
  • Cutaneous reaction to injected foreign material
  • Dermatoses due to Crustacea
  • Dermatosis associated with biotin deficiency
  • Dermatosis attributable to coumarin anticoagulant
  • Dermatosis due to algae
  • Dermatosis due to Arachnida
  • Dermatosis due to beetle
  • Dermatosis due to Coelenterata
  • Dermatosis due to Echinoidea
  • Dermatosis due to harvest mite
  • Dermatosis due to Hymenoptera
  • Dermatosis due to insect mite
  • Dermatosis due to Insecta
  • Dermatosis due to lice
  • Dermatosis due to moth and/or butterfly
  • Dermatosis due to scorpion
  • Dermatosis due to spider
  • Dermatosis due to tick
  • Dermatosis in a child
  • Dermatosis of anus
  • Dermatosis of external ear
  • Dermatosis of external genitalia
  • Dermatosis of infancy
  • Dermatosis of lower limb due to disorder of leg veins
  • Dermatosis of perianal region caused by Enterobius vermicularis
  • Dermatosis of perineum
  • Dermatosis of scalp
  • Dermatosis resulting from anticoagulant therapy
  • Dermatosis resulting from arterial insufficiency
  • Dermatosis resulting from colostomy
  • Dermatosis resulting from cytotoxic therapy
  • Dermatosis resulting from ileostomy
  • Dermatosis resulting from immunosuppressive therapy
  • Dermatosis resulting from intravascular thrombosis
  • Dermatosis resulting from small vessel insufficiency
  • Dermatosis secondary to peripheral nerve disorder
  • Disease due to Parapoxvirus
  • Disease due to superfamily Oxyuroidea
  • Disease of the skin and subcutaneous tissue complicating pregnancy, childbirth and/or the puerperium
  • Disorder due to bovine papular stomatitis virus
  • Disorder of integument
  • Disorder of perianal skin
  • Disorder of scalp
  • Disorder of skin
  • Disorder of skin and/or subcutaneous tissue
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of flank
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of head
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of neck
  • Disorder of skin AND/OR subcutaneous tissue of trunk
  • Disorder of skin appendage
  • Disorder of skin co-occurrent with human immunodeficiency virus infection
  • Disorder of skin due to tattoo ink
  • Disorder of skin following procedure
  • Disorder of skin of head
  • Disorder of skin of lower limb
  • Disorder of skin of neck
  • Disorder of skin of trunk
  • Disorder of skin of upper limb
  • Disorder of subcutaneous tissue
  • Disorders of skin induced by physical agents
  • Drug-induced dermatosis
  • Finger grip mark
  • Friction dermatosis
  • Friction eczema
  • Friction palmar eczema
  • Herbal medicine adverse reaction
  • Hereditary disorder of the integument
  • Hereditary hypotrichosis with recurrent skin vesicles syndrome
  • Hereditary inflammatory disorder involving skin
  • Homeopathic medicine adverse reaction
  • Infection by Enterobius vermicularis
  • Inflammatory dermatosis
  • Lesion of face
  • Lesion of mucosa
  • Lesion of neck
  • Lesion of scalp
  • Lesion of skin and/or skin-associated mucous membrane
  • Lesion of skin of face
  • Lesion of skin of foot
  • Marfan's syndrome
  • Marfan's syndrome affecting skin
  • Menstrual cycle related dermatosis
  • Nail dystrophy associated with dermatological disease
  • Nakajo-Nishimura syndrome
  • O/E - skin lesion
  • Occupational skin disease
  • On examination - skin temperature on lesion normal
  • On examination - skin temperature over lesion
  • Pinch mark
  • Plaque in skin or mucosa
  • Primary systemic amyloidosis
  • Primary systemic amyloidosis with pseudoscleroderma
  • Radiation recall reaction due to cytotoxic therapy
  • Radiation recall syndrome
  • Self-inflicted skin lesions
  • Site-specific disorder of skin
  • Skin and subcutaneous tissue complication following chemexfoliation of skin
  • Skin and subcutaneous tissue complication following insertion of filling material under skin
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Skin damage resulting from congenital/hereditary neuropathy
  • Skin disease attributable to corticosteroid therapy
  • Skin disease due to arsenic
  • Skin disorder due to phototherapy
  • Skin disorder due to physical agent AND/OR foreign substance
  • Skin disorder of genitalia and perineum
  • Skin disorder of umbilicus
  • Skin disorder treatment changed
  • Skin disorder treatment started
  • Skin lesion
  • Skin lesion associated with hemodialysis
  • Skin lesion due to drug overdose
  • Skin lesion due to intravenous drug abuse
  • Skin lesion in drug addict
  • Skin mark
  • Skin plaque
  • Skin reaction to vesicant poison
  • Sore on skin
  • Subcutaneous fat disorder
  • Systemic amyloidosis affecting skin
  • Toxicoderma
  • Ulcer
  • Ultraviolet recall reaction due to cytotoxic therapy
  • Vertebrate dermatosis
  • Vitamin A-responsive dermatosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L98.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
L98.9 Right Arrow 709.9 Skin disorder NOS

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
L98 Other disorders of skin and subcutaneous tissue, not elsewhere classified
L98.0 Pyogenic granuloma
L98.1 Factitial dermatitis
L98.2 Febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet]
L98.3 Eosinophilic cellulitis [Wells]
L98.4 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin, not elsewhere classified
L98.41 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock
L98.411 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock limited to breakdown of skin
L98.412 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with fat layer exposed
L98.413 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with necrosis of muscle
L98.414 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with necrosis of bone
L98.415 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.416 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with bone involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.418 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with other specified severity
L98.419 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock with unspecified severity
L98.42 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back
L98.421 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back limited to breakdown of skin
L98.422 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with fat layer exposed
L98.423 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with necrosis of muscle
L98.424 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with necrosis of bone
L98.425 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.426 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with bone involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.428 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with other specified severity
L98.429 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of back with unspecified severity
L98.49 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites
L98.491 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites limited to breakdown of skin
L98.492 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with fat layer exposed
L98.493 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with necrosis of muscle
L98.494 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with necrosis of bone
L98.495 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.496 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with bone involvement without evidence of necrosis
L98.498 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with other specified severity
L98.499 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin of other sites with unspecified severity
L98.5 Mucinosis of the skin
L98.6 Other infiltrative disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
L98.7 Excessive and redundant skin and subcutaneous tissue
L98.8 Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue


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