Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 706.2
Sebaceous cyst
  • ICD-9-CM 706.2 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 706.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Cyst of skin
  • Cyst, dermal
  • Cyst, milia
  • Dermal cyst
  • Epidermal cyst
  • Epidermoid cyst
  • Epidermoid cyst of skin
  • Follicular cyst of skin or subcutaneous tissue
  • Follicular cysts of skin and subcutaneous tissue
  • Infected sebaceous cyst
  • Infected sebaceous cyst of skin
  • Milia
  • Milial cyst
  • Pilar cyst
  • Steatocystoma multiplex
  • Steatocystoma simplex
  • Trichilemmal cyst
Applies To
  • Atheroma, skin
  • Keratin cyst
  • Wen
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 706.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L72.3 Sebaceous cyst
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 706.2:
  • Atheroma, atheromatous (see also Arteriosclerosis) 440.9
    • skin 706.2
  • Cock's peculiar tumor 706.2
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • auricle 706.2
    • ear (external) 706.2
    • epidermal (inclusion) (see also Cyst, skin) 706.2
    • epidermoid (inclusion) (see also Cyst, skin) 706.2
      • mouth 528.4
      • not of skin - see Cyst, by site
      • oral soft tissue 528.4
    • epithelial (inclusion) (see also Cyst, skin) 706.2
    • eyebrow 706.2
    • inclusion (epidermal) (epithelial) (epidermoid) (mucous) (squamous) (see also Cyst, skin) 706.2
      • not of skin - see Neoplasm, by site, benign
    • keratin 706.2
    • scrotum (sebaceous) 706.2
      • sweat glands 706.2
    • skin (epidermal) (epidermoid, inclusion) (epithelial) (inclusion) (retention) (sebaceous) 706.2
  • Epidermoid
    • inclusion (see also Cyst, skin) 706.2
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • steatoma 706.2
  • Milium (see also Cyst, sebaceous) 706.2
  • Sebaceous
    • cyst (see also Cyst, sebaceous) 706.2
  • Sebocystomatosis 706.2
  • Steatocystoma multiplex 706.2
  • Steatoma (infected) 706.2
  • Tumor (M8000/1) - see also Neoplasm, by site, unspecified nature
    • Cock's peculiar 706.2
    • sebaceous (see also Cyst, sebaceous) 706.2
  • Wen (see also Cyst, sebaceous) 706.2
  • Whitehead 706.2
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