ICD-10 Diagnosis Code L98.8

Oth disrd of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

Diagnosis Code L98.8

ICD-10: L98.8
Short Description: Oth disrd of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
Long Description: Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code L98.8

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Oth disorders of skin, subcu, not elsewhere classified (L98)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code L98.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


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  • Absent navel syndrome
  • Acquired disorder of keratinization
  • Acute ulcer of skin
  • Artefactual skin disease inflicted by others
  • B-cell pseudolymphoma caused by drug
  • Biers spots
  • Blistering of skin due to drug-induced coma
  • Cavity in skin
  • Changing color of pigmented skin lesion
  • Changing shape of pigmented skin lesion
  • Complication of external stoma of urinary tract
  • Contracture of skin of hand
  • Crohn's disease of skin
  • Cutaneous B-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous synovial metaplasia
  • Cutaneous T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Cutaneous T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Defect of skin of hand
  • Degenerative colloid atrophy
  • Degenerative skin disorder
  • Denuded skin
  • Dermal connective tissue hamartoma
  • Dermal elastolysis
  • Dermatosis due to hair as foreign body
  • Dermatosis of menopause
  • Dermatosis of scalp
  • Dermatosis resulting from ureterostomy
  • Dermatosis secondary to peripheral nerve disorder
  • Dermatosis secondary to peripheral nerve disorder
  • Disorder due to abnormality of dermal elastin
  • Disorder of keratinization
  • Disorder of urological stoma
  • Distinctive exudative discoid AND lichenoid chronic dermatosis of Sulzberger and Garbe
  • Eosinophilic spongiosis
  • Erosive pustular dermatosis
  • Erosive pustular dermatosis of lower extremity
  • Fat hypertrophy
  • Fibrohistiocytic proliferation of the skin
  • Fibrotic disorder of skin
  • Fibrotic disorder of skin
  • Fibrotic disorder of skin
  • Fibrous hamartoma of infancy
  • Finger wrinkling
  • Fistula
  • Fistula of skin
  • Foot mark
  • Foreign body dermatosis
  • Hair sinus
  • Hair sinus in foot
  • Hairy malformation of palms and soles
  • Hamartoma of pilosebaceous apparatus
  • Hamartoma of skin
  • Heat-induced dermatosis
  • Human bite mark
  • Infantile stiff skin syndrome
  • Infantile systemic hyalinosis
  • Inflammatory hyperkeratotic dermatosis
  • Inflammatory hyperkeratotic dermatosis, chronic
  • Inflammatory pseudotumor of the skin
  • Keratosis lichenoides chronica
  • K√∂bner phenomenon
  • Leakage of peritoneal dialysate into subcutaneous tissue of abdominal wall
  • Marine dermatosis
  • Menstrual cycle related dermatosis
  • Metastatic Crohn's disease of skin
  • Musician's wart
  • Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma
  • Necrobiotic xanthogranuloma with paraproteinemia
  • Necrotic eschar
  • Neovascularization of subepidermal region
  • Neuromuscular hamartoma
  • Neurotrophic damage to skin
  • Non-healing pigmented skin lesion
  • Non-infective ulcerative disorder of female genitalia
  • On examination - cracked skin of hands
  • On examination - foreign body in skin
  • On examination - sinus in skin
  • On examination - sinus in skin
  • On examination - skin burrows
  • On examination - skin burrows present
  • On examination - skin crust
  • On examination - skin fissures
  • On examination - skin fissures present
  • On examination - skin plaques
  • On examination - skin sinus -after injury
  • On examination - splinter in skin
  • Painful piezogenic pedal papules
  • Palmar pit
  • Papular purpuric gloves and socks syndrome
  • Papulonodular disease of skin
  • Parakeratosis of skin
  • Peritoneal dialysis leakage
  • Periumbilical choristia
  • Picker's nodules
  • Pilonidal disease
  • Pilonidal disease of natal cleft
  • Plaster of Paris injury to skin
  • Polyvinyl pyrrolidone disease
  • Poppers' nodules due to intravenous drug abuse
  • Post-phlebitic dermatosis of lower leg
  • Post-scabetic nodules
  • Premenstrual exacerbation of dermatosis
  • Pressure-induced dermatosis
  • Pressure-induced dermatosis
  • Pruritic scalp dermatosis
  • Pseudo-ainhum
  • Pseudolymphomatous eruption caused by drug
  • Pseudolymphomatous eruption caused by drug
  • Reaction to metallic ring, stud and/or infibulata in skin
  • Reaction to thorn and/or spine in skin
  • Rhytidosis facialis
  • Scab of skin
  • Scleroderma-like reaction caused by poison
  • Sclerodermiform reaction
  • Senile dermatosis
  • Sinus of skin of buttock
  • Sinus of skin of inguinal region
  • Sinus of skin of neck
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Skin damage resulting from acquired nerve disorder
  • Skin eschar
  • Skin flap pin-cushion deformity
  • Skin graft loss
  • Skin lesion due to drug overdose
  • Skin lesion due to intravenous drug abuse
  • Skin lesion in drug addict
  • Skin punctum
  • Skin reaction caused by noxious and/or venomous marine invertebrate
  • Skin sinus
  • Skin vegetations
  • Slap mark
  • Solitary T-cell pseudolymphoma
  • Special friction-induced cutaneous lesion
  • Spectacle frame acanthoma
  • Splinter in skin
  • Spots on skin
  • Symmetrical lividities of soles
  • Syringosquamous metaplasia caused by cytotoxic therapy
  • T-cell pseudolymphoma caused by drug
  • Toxicoderma
  • Trigeminal trophic syndrome
  • Ulceration of vulva
  • Ulceration of vulva associated with another disorder
  • Volume loss of face
  • Vulval ulceration due to non-infective dermatosis classified elsewhere
  • Water-induced dermatosis
  • Wound sinus
  • Zinc-responsive dermatosis

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The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This codes was replaced for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code was replaced in the 2017 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • L98.7 - Excessive and redundant skin and subcutaneous tissue

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