Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 690.18
Other seborrheic dermatitis
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Sebrrheic dermatitis NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 690.18 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 690.18 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute generalized seborrheic dermatitis
  • Annular seborrheide
  • Dandruff
  • Erythrodermic seborrheic dermatitis
  • Facial seborrheic dermatitis
  • Flexural seborrheic dermatitis
  • Perianal seborrheic dermatitis
  • Pityriasiform seborrheic dermatitis
  • Pityriasis simplex
  • Seborrheic eczema-like eruption
  • Seborrhoeide
  • Truncal seborrheic dermatitis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 690.18 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L21.8 Other seborrheic dermatitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 690.18:
  • Dandruff 690.18
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Unna's (seborrheic dermatitis) 690.18
  • Eczema (acute) (allergic) (chronic) (erythematous) (fissum) (occupational) (rubrum) (squamous) 692.9
    • seborrheic 690.18
  • Furfur 690.18
  • Pityriasis 696.5
    • sicca 690.18
    • simplex 690.18
  • Seborrhea, seborrheic 706.3
    • sicca 690.18
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