Cyanosis

"Cyanosis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "cyanosis"

  • Cyanosis - R23.0 Cyanosis
    • due to
      • patent foramen botalli - Q21.1 Atrial septal defect
      • persistent foramen ovale - Q21.1 Atrial septal defect
    • enterogenous - D74.8 Other methemoglobinemias
    • paroxysmal digital - See: Raynaud's disease;
      • with gangrene - I73.01 Raynaud's syndrome with gangrene
    • retina, retinal - H35.89 Other specified retinal disorders

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Cyanosis: A bluish or purplish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes due to an increase in the amount of deoxygenated hemoglobin in the blood or a structural defect in the hemoglobin molecule.