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Chapter: XII Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

ICD-10 Codes range: L00-L99
Number of Diseases: 220

This chapter in the ICD-10 classification refers to conditions affecting the skin and the tissue beneath it. This includes a variety of conditions such as dermatitis (inflammation of the skin), psoriasis (an autoimmune condition causing skin cell buildup), cellulitis (a bacterial skin infection), skin cancer, and acne. Symptoms can be very diverse, including redness, itching, pain, rashes, and changes in skin color or texture. Treatments can range from topical creams and oral medications to more invasive procedures like surgery for conditions like skin cancer. Understanding this category is critical for diagnosing, treating, and understanding the prevalence of skin disorders, all with the aim of maintaining healthy skin and overall well-being. Read more in the help section

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Categories of Diseases Listed in chapter XII

Displaying Disease 201 - 220 of 220 in total