Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 782.9
Other symptoms involving skin and integumentary tissues
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Integument tiss symp NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 782.9 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 782.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abdominal skin ptosis
  • Abnormal foot color
  • Absence of secondary sexual hair
  • Absent exocrine gland secretion
  • Altered sensation of skin
  • Blanching of skin of lower leg on elevation
  • Body fat unevenly distributed
  • Buttock crease asymmetrical
  • Clammy skin
  • Complaining of dry skin
  • Complexion changes
  • Conspicuous skin donor site
  • Decreased stratum corneum adhesiveness
  • Dermatological pathomimicry
  • Dimpling of surface of breast
  • Discharge from skin ulcer
  • Discoloration of skin
  • Does bruise easily
  • Dusky discoloration of skin
  • Ear lobe skin crease
  • Easy bruising
  • Fatty dimpling of skin
  • Finding related to bruising
  • Florid red complexion
  • Full thickness skin and subcutaneous tissue loss
  • Greasy skin
  • Hutchinson's mask
  • Increase in body fat
  • Increase in surface veins of breast
  • Increased body fat in lower part of body
  • Increased body fat in upper part of body
  • Increased skin pH
  • Increased skin temperature
  • Increased stratum corneum adhesiveness
  • Induration of mucosa
  • Inflammatory disease of mucous membrane
  • Leonine facies
  • Limited sensory perception
  • Livedo
  • Localized loss of body fat
  • Loss of abdominal skin turgor
  • Loss of body fat unevenly distributed
  • Loss of fat in upper body
  • Loss of subcutaneous fat
  • Macerated perianal skin
  • Mass of skin
  • Moist skin
  • Mucosal vesicle
  • Mucous membrane hyperplasia
  • Nail changes
  • Non-healing pigmented skin lesion
  • Omega sign
  • On examination - abdominal scar
  • On examination - abdominal skin dry - dehydration
  • On examination - abdominal wall skin stretched
  • On examination - abnormal foot color
  • On examination - cracked skin of feet
  • On examination - cracked skin of hands
  • On examination - dry skin
  • On examination - flattened umbilicus
  • On examination - lax abdominal wall
  • On examination - lesion
  • On examination - nose crusting
  • On examination - red nose
  • On examination - sign tethered to skin
  • On examination - sinus in skin
  • On examination - skin - large scales
  • On examination - skin - small scales
  • On examination - skin burrows
  • On examination - skin burrows present
  • On examination - skin color abnormal
  • On examination - skin crust
  • On examination - skin crust - blood
  • On examination - skin crust - pus
  • On examination - skin crust - serum
  • On examination - skin crust present
  • On examination - skin pigmented over lesion
  • On examination - skin plaques
  • On examination - skin plaques present
  • On examination - skin scales
  • On examination - skin shiny over lesion
  • On examination - skin sinus-post operation
  • On examination - skin temperature abnormal
  • On examination - soft tissue crepitus
  • On examination - trophic changes
  • On examination - wound healing delayed
  • Osler's node of foot
  • Scalp tenderness
  • Shiny skin
  • Skin drag
  • Skin folds visible on edematous limb
  • Skin loss exposing bone
  • Skin problem
  • Skin reaction strong
  • Skin symptom
  • Skin symptom change
  • Smells ammoniacal
  • Soft tissue compliance
  • Sweet fruity body odor
  • Symptom of skin and integumentary tissue
  • Symptom of skin or integumentary tissue
  • Tissue bogginess
  • Tissue deformation
  • Tubular breast
  • Unhealthy skin
  • Uremic fetor
  • Veraguth's folds
  • Volume loss of face
  • Warm skin
  • Wide spaced nipples
  • Wiry hair
  • Yellow - symptom
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 782.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R23.8 Other skin changes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 782.9:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
    • fat distribution 782.9
  • Symptoms, specified (general) NEC 780.99
    • skin and integument NEC 782.9
    • subcutaneous tissue NEC 782.9
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