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Code: L72.3

Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Sebaceous cyst

Block: Sebaceous cyst

Excludes 2: pilar cyst (L72.11)
trichilemmal (proliferating) cyst (L72.12)

Details: Disorders of skin appendages (L60-L75)

Excludes 1: congenital malformations of integument (Q84.-)

Guidelines: Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)

Excludes 2: certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
lipomelanotic reticulosis (I89.8)
neoplasms (C00-D49)
symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
viral warts (B07.-)

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I am having trouble finding the isc-9 code for axillary infected cyst, any suggestions on how to search for this code?
 
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Once a cyst becomes infected, it is then an abscess, so I would look under Abscess (axillary) and capture icd 9 code 682.3. Hope this helped.
 
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