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2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 782.1
Rash and other nonspecific skin eruption
- Short description: Nonspecif skin erupt NEC.
- ICD-9-CM 782.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 782.1.
- More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 782.1: 2014.
- A rash is an area of irritated or swollen skin. It might be red and itchy, bumpy, scaly, crusty or blistered. Rashes are a symptom of many different medical conditions. Things that can cause a rash include other diseases, irritating substances, allergies and your genetic makeup.contact dermatitis is a common cause of rashes. It causes redness, itching and burning where you have touched an irritant, such as a chemical, or something you are allergic to, like poison ivy. Some rashes develop immediately. Others form over several days. If you scratch your rash, it might take longer to heal. The treatment for a rash usually depends on its cause. Options include moisturizers, lotions, baths, cortisone creams that relieve swelling, and antihistamines, which relieve itching.
- Any change in the skin which affects its appearance or texture. A rash may be localised to one part of the body, or affect all the skin. Rashes may cause the skin to change color, itch, become warm, bumpy, dry, cracked or blistered, swell and may be painful.
- Any change in the skin which affects its appearance or texture. A rash may be localized to one part of the body, or affect all the skin. Rashes may cause the skin to change color, itch, become warm, bumpy, dry, cracked or blistered, swell and may be painful.
- Diseases in which skin eruptions or rashes are a prominent manifestation. Classically, six such diseases were described with similar rashes; they were numbered in the order in which they were reported. Only the fourth (duke's disease), fifth (erythema infectiosum), and sixth (exanthema subitum) numeric designations survive as occasional synonyms in current terminology.
- Acropustulosis of infancy
- Eruption of skin
- Eruption of vulva
- Infantile acropustulosis
- Vulvar rash
- vesicular eruption (709.8)
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ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 782.1:
- skin (see also Dermatitis) 782.1
- creeping (meaning hookworm) 126.9
- due to
- erysipeloid 027.1
- feigned 698.4
- hutchinson, summer 692.72
- kaposi's, varicelliform 054.0
- vaccinia 999.0
- lichenoid, axilla 698.3
- polymorphous, due to light 692.72
- toxic NEC 695.0
- vesicular 709.8
- skin (see also Dermatitis) 782.1
- Exanthem, exanthema (see also Rash) 782.1
- Boston 048
- epidemic, with meningitis 048
- lichenoid psoriasiform 696.2
- Pustular rash 782.1
- Rash 782.1
- canker 034.1
- diaper 691.0
- ECHO 9 virus 078.89
- enema 692.89
- food (see also Allergy, food) 693.1
- heat 705.1
- napkin 691.0
- nettle 708.8
- pustular 782.1
- scarlet 034.1
- serum (prophylactic) (therapeutic) 999.59
- toxic 782.1
- wandering tongue 529.1
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