Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 709.1
Vascular disorders of skin
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Vascular disord of skin.
  • ICD-9-CM 709.1 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 709.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Livedo vasculitis
  • Livedoid vasculitis
  • Purpura annularis telangiectodes of Majocchi
  • Segmental hyalinizing vasculitis
  • Vascular disease of skin
  • Vascular disease of the skin
Clinical Information
  • A hemangioma arising from the skin, presenting as a red dot.
  • Skin diseases affecting or involving the cutaneous blood vessels and generally manifested as inflammation, swelling, erythema, or necrosis in the affected area.
Applies To
  • Angioma serpiginosum
  • Purpura (primary) annularis telangiectodes
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 709.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM L95.9 Vasculitis limited to the skin, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 709.1:
  • Angioma (M9120/0) (see also Hemangioma, by site) 228.00
    • serpiginosum 709.1
  • Dermatitis (allergic) (contact) (occupational) (venenata) 692.9
    • lichenoides purpurica pigmentosa 709.1
    • pigmented purpuric lichenoid 709.1
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Gougerot's (trisymptomatic) 709.1
    • Hutchinson's, meaning
      • angioma serpiginosum 709.1
      • cheiropompholyx 705.81
      • prurigo estivalis 692.72
    • Majocchi's (purpura annularis telangiectodes) 709.1
    • trisymptomatic, Gougerot's 709.1
  • Disorder - see also Disease
    • skin NEC 709.9
      • fetus or newborn 778.9
      • psychogenic (allergic) (eczematous) (pruritic) 306.3
      • specified type NEC 709.8
      • vascular 709.1
  • Gougerot's syndrome (trisymptomatic) 709.1
  • Gougerot-Blum syndrome (pigmented purpuric lichenoid dermatitis) 709.1
  • Hutchinson's
    • disease meaning
      • angioma serpiginosum 709.1
      • cheiropompholyx 705.81
      • prurigo estivalis 692.72
      • summer eruption, or summer prurigo 692.72
  • Majocchi's
    • disease (purpura annularis telangiectodes) 709.1
  • Purpura 287.2
    • annularis telangiectodes 709.1
    • telangiectasia annularis 709.1
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Gougerot-Blum (pigmented purpuric lichenoid dermatitis) 709.1
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