ICD-10-CM Code L10.5
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L10.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of drug-induced pemphigus. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L10 is used to code Pemphigus
|ICD 9 Code:||694.4|
Coding Notes for L10.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug See Section T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Drug-induced pemphigus vulgaris (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L10.5 - Drug-induced pemphigus'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L10.5. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code L10.5 and a single ICD9 code, 694.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.