ICD-10 Diagnosis Code L92.9

Granulomatous disorder of the skin, subcu, unsp

Diagnosis Code L92.9

ICD-10: L92.9
Short Description: Granulomatous disorder of the skin, subcu, unsp
Long Description: Granulomatous disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code L92.9

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The code L92.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Replaced Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplaced Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2017. This codes was replaced for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code was replaced in the 2018 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Granulomatous disorders of skin and subcutaneous tissue (L92)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code L92.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 606 - MINOR SKIN DISORDERS WITH MCC
  • 607 - MINOR SKIN DISORDERS WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Abnormal granulation tissue
  • Granulation of skin
  • Granulation tissue at vaginal vault
  • Granuloma of buttock
  • Granuloma of lip
  • Granuloma of surgical wound
  • Granulomatosis
  • Granulomatous disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
  • Hypertrophic condition of skin
  • Inflammatory disease of subcutaneous fat including noninfectious granuloma
  • Nodule of buttock
  • Nodule of umbilical structure
  • Overgranulating secondary intention surgical wound
  • Restrictive cardiomyopathy secondary to granulomas
  • Secondary restrictive cardiomyopathy
  • Stomal granuloma
  • Umbilical granuloma
  • Vaginal vault finding

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code L92.9 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Acrodermatitis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Cryotherapy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Cutaneous skin tags (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Dry skin -- self-care (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Erythema multiforme (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Granuloma annulare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Keratosis pilaris (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Lichen planus (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Milia (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Sebaceous cyst (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Seborrheic keratosis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Skin lesion removal (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Skin lesion removal-aftercare (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Stasis dermatitis and ulcers (Medical Encyclopedia)


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