Diagnosis Code

L98.8 OTH DISRD OF THE SKIN AND SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L98.8

Short Description: Oth disrd of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

Long Description: Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

The code L98.8 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)
        • L98.8 Oth disrd of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Absent navel syndrome
  • Acquired disorder of keratinization
  • Acute ulcer of skin
  • Artefactual skin disease inflicted by others
  • B-cell pseudolymphoma due to drug
  • Biers spots
  • Blistering of skin due to drug-induced coma
  • Body skin hyperlaxity due to vitamin K dependent coagulation factor deficiency
  • Calcinosis within skin cyst or tumor
  • Cavity in skin
  • Changing color of pigmented skin lesion
  • Changing shape of pigmented skin lesion
  • Complication of external stoma of urinary tract
  • Contracture of skin of hand
  • Crohn's disease of skin
  • Cutaneous B-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous synovial metaplasia
  • Cutaneous T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Defect of skin of hand
  • Degenerative colloid atrophy
  • Degenerative skin disorder
  • Denuded skin
  • Dermal elastolysis
  • Dermatosis due to hair as foreign body
  • Dermatosis of menopause
  • Dermatosis of scalp
  • Dermatosis resulting from cytotoxic therapy
  • Dermatosis resulting from ureterostomy
  • Disorder due to abnormality of dermal elastin
  • Disorder of keratinization
  • Disorder of urological stoma
  • Distinctive exudative discoid AND lichenoid chronic dermatosis of Sulzberger and Garbe
  • Dystrophic calcification of skin due to inflammatory disease
  • Dystrophic calcification of skin due to localized skin injury
  • Eosinophilic spongiosis
  • Epidermal fragility
  • Erosive pustular dermatosis
  • Erosive pustular dermatosis of lower extremity
  • Fat hypertrophy
  • Fibrohistiocytic proliferation of the skin
  • Fibrotic disorder of skin
  • Fibrotic disorder of skin
  • Finger wrinkling
  • Fistula
  • Fistula of skin
  • Foot mark
  • Foreign body dermatosis
  • Full thickness skin loss
  • Generalized peeling skin syndrome
  • Hair sinus
  • Hair sinus in foot
  • Heat-induced dermatosis
  • Hereditary skin fragility
  • Hereditary skin peeling syndrome
  • Human bite mark
  • Increased skin sensitivity
  • Infantile stiff skin syndrome
  • Infantile systemic hyalinosis
  • Inflammatory pseudotumor of the skin
  • Janeway lesion
  • Keratosis lichenoides chronica
  • Köbner phenomenon
  • Late-onset focal dermal elastosis
  • Leakage of peritoneal dialysate into subcutaneous tissue of abdominal wall
  • Lesion of skin of breast
  • Leukokeratosis
  • Linear focal elastosis
  • Loss of subcutaneous fat
  • Loss of subcutaneous fat overlying biceps muscle
  • Marine dermatosis
  • Menstrual cycle related dermatosis
  • Metastatic Crohn's disease of skin
  • Mucosal plaque
  • Musician's wart
  • Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma
  • Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma with paraproteinemia
  • Necrotic eschar
  • Neovascularization of subepidermal region
  • Neurotrophic damage to skin
  • Non-healing pigmented skin lesion
  • O/E - cracked skin of hands
  • O/E - foreign body in skin
  • O/E - sinus in skin
  • O/E - skin burrows
  • O/E - skin burrows present
  • O/E - skin crust
  • O/E - skin fissures
  • O/E - skin fissures present
  • O/E - skin plaques
  • O/E - skin sinus -after injury
  • O/E - splinter in skin
  • Painful piezogenic pedal papules
  • Palmar pit
  • Papular purpuric gloves and socks syndrome
  • Papulonodular disease of skin
  • Parakeratosis of skin
  • Parana hard skin syndrome
  • Peritoneal dialysis leakage
  • Periumbilical choristia
  • Pilonidal disease
  • Pilonidal disease of natal cleft
  • Plaque in skin or mucosa
  • Plaster of Paris injury to skin
  • Polyvinyl pyrrolidone disease
  • Poppers' nodules due to intravenous drug abuse
  • Post-phlebitic dermatosis of lower leg
  • Post-scabetic nodules
  • Premenstrual exacerbation of dermatosis
  • Pressure-induced dermatosis
  • Pruritic scalp dermatosis
  • Pseudo-ainhum
  • Pseudolymphomatous eruption due to drug
  • Pseudolymphomatous eruption due to drug
  • Pseudoxanthoma elasticum-like papillary dermal elastolysis
  • Purple glove syndrome
  • Reaction to metallic ring, stud and/or infibulata in skin
  • Reaction to thorn and/or spine in skin
  • Rhytidosis facialis
  • Scab of skin
  • Scab of skin
  • Scleroderma-like reaction due to poison
  • Sclerodermiform reaction
  • Senile dermatosis
  • Sequela of phlebitis
  • Sinus of skin following injury
  • Sinus of skin following surgical procedure
  • Sinus of skin of buttock
  • Sinus of skin of inguinal region
  • Sinus of skin of neck
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Skin eschar
  • Skin flap pin-cushion deformity
  • Skin lesion due to drug overdose
  • Skin lesion due to intravenous drug abuse
  • Skin lesion in drug addict
  • Skin loss exposing muscle or bone
  • Skin peeling disorder
  • Skin peeling disorder
  • Skin problem
  • Skin punctum
  • Skin reaction to noxious and/or venomous marine invertebrate
  • Skin sinus
  • Skin vegetations
  • Slap mark
  • Solitary T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Spastic paraplegia, facial cutaneous lesion syndrome
  • Splinter in skin
  • Stiff skin syndrome
  • Symmetrical lividities of soles
  • Syringosquamous metaplasia due to cytotoxic therapy
  • T-cell pseudolymphoma due to drug
  • Thickening of skin
  • Toxicoderma
  • Trigeminal trophic syndrome
  • Vascular lesion in skin or mucosa
  • Volume loss of face
  • Water-induced dermatosis
  • White fibrous papulosis of neck
  • Xanthogranuloma
  • Zinc-responsive dermatosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L98.8 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
L98.8 Right Arrow 709.8 Skin disorders 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
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
L98.9 Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified


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