ICD-10-CM Code L12.8
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L12.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other pemphigoid. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L12 is used to code Pemphigoid
Pemphigoid is a group of rare autoimmune blistering skin diseases. As its name indicates, pemphigoid is similar in general appearance to pemphigus, but, unlike pemphigus, pemphigoid does not feature acantholysis, a loss of connections between skin cells.
|ICD 9 Code:||694.5|
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L12.8 - Other pemphigoid'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L12.8. 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 L12.8 and a single ICD9 code, 694.5 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.