Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 706.9
Unspecified disease of sebaceous glands
  • Short description: Sebaceous gland dis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 706.9 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 706.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 706.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 706.9: 2013 2014 2015.
Disease Synonyms
  • Disorder of sebaceous gland
  • Sebaceous gland disease
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 706.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM L73.9 Follicular disorder, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 706.9:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • sebaceous glands NEC 706.9
  • Sebaceous
    • gland disease NEC 706.9
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