Tuesday, September 11, 2012

ICD Code 706.2

Sebaceous Cyst ICD Code706.2

For ICD code 706.2 Sebaceous cyst, there are many different types and/or names of cysts that may be documented and are still coded to 706.2. Those are

Epidermal cyst

Inclusion cyst  

Epithelial retention cyst  

Epidermal retention cyst

Scrotal cyst

Aricular cyst

All of these may be named, but are still coded as sebaceous cyst. Pilar cyst and Trichilemmal or Trichidermal cysts were previously coded to 706.2 also, but each has been given its own unique code in 2012.

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