Diagnosis Code

R23.8 OTHER SKIN CHANGES


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: R23.8

Short Description: Other skin changes

Long Description: Other skin changes

The code R23.8 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Symptoms and signs involving the skin and subcutaneous tissue (R20-R23)
      • Other skin changes (R23)
        • R23.8 Other skin changes

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Abdominal skin ptosis
  • Abnormal complexion
  • Abnormal epidermopoiesis
  • Abnormal foot color
  • Abnormal sebaceous gland activity
  • Abnormal skin pH
  • Absent sebaceous gland activity
  • Acute edema - cutaneous distension syndrome
  • Acute edema blisters
  • Age-related skin fragility
  • Application site irritation
  • Application site reaction
  • Asymmetrical thigh creases
  • Auspitz's sign
  • Blanching of periwound skin
  • Blanching of skin
  • Blanching of skin
  • Blanching of skin of foot on elevation
  • Blister
  • Blister of periwound skin
  • Blisters of multiple sites
  • Blue skin
  • Boggy periwound skin
  • Bruising symptom
  • Buttock crease asymmetrical
  • C/O: dry skin
  • C/O: hair loss
  • Chapped skin
  • Cold extremity
  • Cold extremity
  • Cold skin
  • Complexion changes
  • Complexion finding
  • Complexion finding
  • Conspicuous skin donor site
  • Contact sensitivity response - finding
  • Cool skin
  • Crust on skin
  • Crusting of pigmented skin lesion
  • Cullen's sign positive
  • Cutis anserina
  • Cutis marmorata
  • Decreased epidermopoiesis
  • Decreased percutaneous penetration
  • Decreased sebaceous gland activity
  • Decreased skin pH
  • Decreased skin temperature
  • Decreased skin temperature
  • Decreased skin turgor
  • Decreased stratum corneum adhesiveness
  • Decreased stratum corneum water-binding capacity
  • Delayed healing of skin donor site
  • Different skin color in opposite limb
  • Discoloration of skin
  • Disorder of skin donor site
  • Dry periwound skin
  • Dusky discoloration of skin
  • Excess skin of abdominal wall
  • Excess skin of arm
  • Excess skin of thigh
  • Finding of appearance of hand
  • Finding of color of foot
  • Finding of consistency of skin
  • Finding of integrity of skin
  • Finding of measures of skin
  • Finding of measures of skin
  • Finding of measures of skin
  • Finding of proportion of pelvic structure
  • Finding of skin healing
  • Finding of skin hygiene
  • Finding of temperature of skin
  • Finding of temperature of skin
  • Finding of temperature of skin
  • Finding related to bruising
  • Foot dusky pink when dependent
  • Fragile skin
  • Full thickness skin and subcutaneous tissue loss
  • Full thickness skin loss
  • Full thickness skin loss
  • Full thickness skin loss
  • Granulation of tissue
  • Greasy skin
  • Grey skin
  • Grey Turner's sign positive
  • Grimy, work-stained hands
  • Hand print mark
  • Hard skin
  • Hot skin
  • Impaired skin integrity
  • Impaired tissue integrity
  • Increased epidermopoiesis
  • Increased percutaneous penetration
  • Increased sebaceous gland activity
  • Increased skin pH
  • Increased stratum corneum adhesiveness
  • Increased stratum corneum water-binding capacity
  • Infected blisters of multiple sites
  • Inflammation of periwound skin
  • Localized loss of body fat
  • Loose skin folds, abdominal wall
  • Loss of abdominal skin turgor
  • Loss of subcutaneous fat
  • Loss of subcutaneous fat overlying rib
  • Lower leg skin pigmentation
  • Macerated perianal skin
  • Macerated skin
  • Moist periwound skin
  • Moist skin
  • Mottling
  • Mottling of skin
  • Mucosal vesicle
  • Mucous membrane dryness
  • Mucous membrane hyperplasia
  • Named sign of skin
  • Nicotine staining of finger
  • Nikolsky sign
  • Nontraumatic blister of skin
  • O/E - abdominal skin dry
  • O/E - abdominal wall skin
  • O/E - abnormal foot color
  • O/E - dry skin
  • O/E - hands
  • O/E - hands rough/grimy
  • O/E - hemorrhagic bullae
  • O/E - Left foot color abnormal
  • O/E - lesion
  • O/E - milk spots
  • O/E - nodules in skin
  • O/E - nose crusting
  • O/E - papules
  • O/E - papules present
  • O/E - piloerection
  • O/E - sacral tuft of hair
  • O/E - seropurulent bullae
  • O/E - sign tethered to skin
  • O/E - skin bullae
  • O/E - skin bullae present
  • O/E - skin color abnormal
  • O/E - skin color over lesion
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin crust - blood
  • O/E - skin crust - pus
  • O/E - skin crust - serum
  • O/E - skin crust present
  • O/E - skin nodules present
  • O/E - skin over lesion cold
  • O/E - skin over lesion hot
  • O/E - skin over lesion warm
  • O/E - skin over lesion-normal
  • O/E - skin plaques
  • O/E - skin plaques present
  • O/E - skin red over lesion
  • O/E - skin shiny over lesion
  • O/E - tethering of sign
  • O/E - thin skin
  • O/E - trophic changes
  • O/E - vesicles
  • O/E - vesicles in skin
  • O/E - vesicles present
  • O/E skin color
  • O/E skin color
  • O/E skin red
  • O/E -skin temperature abnormal
  • O/E-skin pigmented over lesion
  • Observation of appearance of stoma
  • Observation of skin surrounding stoma
  • Omega sign
  • On examination - abdominal skin dry - dehydration
  • On examination - abdominal wall skin stretched
  • On examination - skin temperature over lesion
  • On examination - skin temperature over lesion
  • On examination - skin temperature over lesion
  • Painful and cold upper limb
  • Papular reaction
  • Papule of skin
  • Partial thickness skin loss
  • Physiological cutis marmorata
  • Pigmentation of fingers
  • Pigmentation of skin or mucosa
  • Pigmentation of skin or mucosa
  • Pink skin
  • Puffiness of skin
  • Rubbery subcutaneous tissue
  • Rupture of periwound skin
  • Sallow complexion
  • Scab of skin
  • Scratch marks
  • Shiny skin
  • Shoe mark
  • Skin color poor
  • Skin constricture
  • Skin crease dirty
  • Skin depigmented
  • Skin deposits
  • Skin dimple
  • Skin dirty
  • Skin discharge
  • Skin drag
  • Skin elasticity - finding
  • Skin elasticity - finding
  • Skin loss exposing bone
  • Skin loss exposing muscle
  • Skin loss exposing muscle or bone
  • Skin loss exposing muscle or bone
  • Skin marbling
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Skin reaction - finding
  • Skin reaction irritant
  • Skin reaction weak
  • Skin rolling
  • Skin surrounding stoma red
  • Skin symptom
  • Skin symptom
  • Staining of skin
  • Stemmer sign
  • Stemmer sign positive
  • Stretched abdominal wall skin
  • Stretched excess skin of face
  • Stretched skin
  • Surgical incision wound of skin
  • Symptom of skin and integumentary tissue
  • Symptom of skin and integumentary tissue
  • Thickened nails
  • Thickness of nail - finding
  • Toenail thickened
  • Uremic frost
  • Veraguth's folds
  • Vesicular eruption
  • Vesicular eruption
  • Vesicular skin eruptions of the temporal region
  • White discoloration of skin
  • Wickham striae
  • Yellow - symptom
  • Yellow or jaundiced color
  • Yellow skin

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code R23.8 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
R23.8 Right Arrow 782.9 Integument tiss symp NEC

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
R23 Other skin changes
R23.0 Cyanosis
R23.1 Pallor
R23.2 Flushing
R23.3 Spontaneous ecchymoses
R23.4 Changes in skin texture
R23.9 Unspecified skin changes


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