Changes in skin texture R23.4

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Changes in skin texture" is "R23.4". R23.4 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • R23.4 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM R23.4 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R23.4 - other international versions of ICD-10 R23.4 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Desquamation of skin
  • Induration of skin
  • Scaling of skin
Type 1 Excludes:
  • epidermal thickening NOS (L85.9)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.