Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 782.0
Disturbance of skin sensation
  • Short description: Skin sensation disturb.
  • ICD-9-CM 782.0 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 782.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 782.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 782.0: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Altered sensation of skin (finding)
  • Anesthesia of skin
  • Burning sensation of skin
  • Circumoral paresthesia
  • Dysesthesia
  • Dysesthesia (abnormal sensation)
  • Has tingling sensation
  • Hyperesthesia
  • Hyperesthesia (increased sensitivity)
  • Hypesthesia
  • Hypoesthesia
  • Hypoesthesia (reduced sensation)
  • Numbness and tingling of skin
  • Numbness and tingling sensation of skin
  • Numbness of skin
  • Paresthesia
  • Paresthesia (numbness/tingling)
  • Paresthesia (numbness/tingling) of arm
  • Paresthesia (numbness/tingling) of leg
  • Paresthesia of lower extremity
  • Paresthesia of lower limb
  • Paresthesia of upper limb
  • Paresthesia, circumoral
  • Paresthesia, lower limb
  • Paresthesia, upper limb
  • Pins and needles
  • Prickling sensation (finding)
  • Prickling sensation of skin
  • Sensation of burning of skin (finding)
  • Sensation of burning or prickling of skin
  • Sensory disorder, burning or prickling sensation
  • Sensory disorder, burning or prickling sensation, skin
  • Tingling sensation
Applies To
  • Anesthesia of skin
  • Burning or prickling sensation
  • Hyperesthesia
  • Hypoesthesia
  • Numbness
  • Paresthesia
  • Tingling
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 782.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.0 Anesthesia of skin
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.1 Hypoesthesia of skin
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.2 Paresthesia of skin
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.3 Hyperesthesia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.8 Other disturbances of skin sensation
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R20.9 Unspecified disturbances of skin sensation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 782.0:
  • Absence (organ or part) (complete or partial)
    • cold sense (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • heat sense (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Acmesthesia 782.0
  • Allocheiria, allochiria (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Analgesia (see also Anesthesia) 782.0
  • Anesthesia, anesthetic 782.0
    • complication or reaction NEC 995.22
      • due to
        • correct substance properly administered 995.22
        • overdose or wrong substance given 968.4
          • specified anesthetic - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • death from
      • correct substance properly administered 995.4
      • during delivery 668.9
      • overdose or wrong substance given 968.4
        • specified anesthetic - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • hyperesthetic, thalamic 338.0
    • local skin lesion 782.0
    • shock
      • due to
        • correct substance properly administered 995.4
        • overdose or wrong substance given 968.4
          • specified anesthetic - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
    • skin 782.0
    • tactile 782.0
    • thermal 782.0
  • Berger's paresthesia (lower limb) 782.0
  • Burning
    • sensation (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Change(s) (of) - see also Removal of
    • sensory (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Diminution, sense or sensation (cold) (heat) (tactile) (vibratory) (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Disturbance - see also Disease
    • sensation (cold) (heat) (localization) (tactile discrimination localization) (texture) (vibratory) NEC 782.0
    • sensory (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
      • innervation 782.0
    • temperature sense 782.0
    • touch (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Dysesthesia 782.0
  • Formication 782.0
  • Hemianalgesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hemianesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hemihypalgesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hemihypesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hemiparesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hypalgesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hyperalgesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hyperaphia 782.0
  • Hyperesthesia (body surface) (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hyperpathia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hyperpselaphesia 782.0
  • Hypersensitive, hypersensitiveness, hypersensitivity - see also Allergy
    • pain (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hypesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Hypoesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • tactile 782.0
  • Hypopselaphesia 782.0
  • Increase, increased
    • cold sense (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • heat sense (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Loss
    • sensation 782.0
  • Numbness 782.0
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • skin 782.0
  • Paresthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • Berger's (paresthesia of lower limb) 782.0
    • Magnan's 782.0
  • Prickling sensation (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Pseudohemianesthesia 782.0
  • Sensation
    • burning (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • loss of (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • prickling (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
    • tingling (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Sense loss (touch) (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Sensibility disturbance NEC (cortical) (deep) (vibratory) (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Synesthesia (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Tenderness
    • skin 782.0
  • Thermalgesia 782.0
  • Thermalgia 782.0
  • Thermanalgesia 782.0
  • Thermanesthesia 782.0
  • Tingling sensation (see also Disturbance, sensation) 782.0
  • Topagnosis 782.0
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