ICD-10-CM Code L05.0
Pilonidal cyst and sinus with abscess
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code L05.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of L05.0 that describes the diagnosis 'pilonidal cyst and sinus with abscess' in more detail.
- L05.0 Pilonidal cyst and sinus with abscess NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code L05 is used to code Pilonidal cyst
A pilonidal cyst, also referred to as a pilonidal abscess, pilonidal sinus or sacrococcygeal fistula, is a cyst or abscess near or on the natal cleft of the buttocks that often contains hair and skin debris.
|ICD 9 Code:||685|
Two pilonidal cysts that have formed in the gluteal cleft of an adult man.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L05.0 - Pilonidal cyst and sinus with abscess'
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