ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R22

Localized swelling, mass and lump of skin, subcu

Diagnosis Code R22

ICD-10: R22
Short Description: Localized swelling, mass and lump of skin, subcu
Long Description: Localized swelling, mass and lump of skin and subcutaneous tissue
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R22

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The code R22 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Symptoms and signs involving the skin and subcutaneous tissue (R20-R23)
      • Localized swelling, mass and lump of skin, subcu (R22)

Information for Medical Professionals

According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
Index of Diseases and Injuries
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