Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 702.1
Seborrheic keratosis
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 702.1 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A common benign skin neoplasm usually affecting older individuals. The lesions usually are multiple and arise in the face, chest, and shoulders. They appear as black or brown, slightly elevated skin lesions.
  • Benign eccrine poromas that present as multiple oval, brown-to-black plaques, located mostly on the chest and back. The age of onset is usually in the fourth or fifth decade.
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