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Chapter 18 Faye Brown

Chapter 18 Review Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue with exercises'
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Category 692 Codes
Classifies dermatitis due to plants, food, drugs, and medications in contact with the skin
Category 693 Codes
Classifies dermatitis caused by medications taken internally
Debridement Coding
Is classified as either excisional or nonexcisional (brushings, irrigating, scrubbing, or washing)
Cellulitis
An infection of the skin and soft tissues resulting from some sort of break in the skin
Debridement
Removal of dead, damaged, or infected tissue
Subcategory codes 707.2
Apply only to pressure ulcers (707.0x)
Same Site, Same Stage
Assign one code for the site and one code for the stage
Same Site, Different Stages
Assign one code for the site and separate codes for each site.
Different Sites, Same Stage
Assign separate codes for the sites and one code for the stage.
Different Sites, Different Stages
Assign separate codes for the sites and separate codes for the stages
Evolving stages
Assign the code for the highest reported stage for that site.
Code 86.3
Assigned to the excision or destruction of most skin lesions.
Code 86.4
Assigned to other local excision or destruction of lesion or subcutaneous tissue.
Code 86.22
Excisional debridement of the skin
Code 86.28
Nonexcisional debridement of wound, infection or burn
Code 86.67
Dermal regenerative graft
454.2
Varicose ulcer, lower left leg with severe inflammation
685
Pilonidal fistula with abscess
86.21
Excision of pilonidal sinus
682.2, 041.11
Large abscess of right flank due to Staphylococcus aureus
54.0
Incision and drainage of abscess, right flank
700
Hard corn deformity, right little toe, soft corn deformities 3rd, 4th, and 5th toes, right foot
701.4, 906.6
Keloid scar on left hand from previous burn
86.84
Radical excision of scar
695.3
Chronic purulent inflamed acne rosacea of lower lip
27.55
Wide excision of chronic acne rosacea of lower lip, with full-thickness graft over defect, lower lip
995.1
Giant urticaria
373.32
Contact dermatitis of eyelid
702.1
Seborrheic keratosis underlying the second metatarsal head, right foot
566
Cellulitis of anus
041.01, 682.3
Acute lymphangitis, upper arm, due to Group A streptococcal infection
249.70, 785.4
Gangrenous diabetic ulcer of right foot due to peripheral circulatory disorder
86.22
Surgical (excisional) debridement of skin and fascia of foot
681.11
Infected ingrown toenail, right great toe
682.5
Cellulitis, buttock
373.13
Cellulitis of eyelid