L98.5: Mucinosis of skin
Certain substances have accumulated in your skin.
So-called mucins have accumulated in your skin. Mucins also occur naturally in the skin in small quantities. There are various reasons why mucins can accumulate in the skin.
In the places affected, the skin usually has a red-brown color and is swollen. You may also have a high temperature or joint pain and feel weak.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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