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    I am looking for a dx for Cold lower extremity. I have read similiar post and the answer they have come up with is 782.00-disturbance of skin sensation. But in this case the pt does not have the feeling of cold feet - her lower ext are cold to the touch any ideas?

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    HI there!
    Probably best to look for other noted/documented conditions, else 780.99 = General Symptoms could be useful.
    Rn, CPC

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    Well we have been given 443.9 for cold foot to the touch or peripheral vascular disease.

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    780.64 Chills

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