ICD-10-CM Code L30.8
Other specified dermatitis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L30.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified dermatitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L30 is used to code Dermatitis
Dermatitis, also known as eczema, is inflammation of the skin. It is characterized by itchy, erythematous, vesicular, weeping, and crusting patches. The term eczema is also commonly used to describe atopic dermatitis also known as atopic eczema. In some languages, dermatitis and eczema are synonyms, while in other languages dermatitis implies an acute condition and eczema a chronic one.
|ICD 9 Code:
A moderate case of dermatitis of the hands
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Skin reaction to suture material (disorder)
- Acute constitutional hand eczema (disorder)
- Chronic vesicular eczema of hands (disorder)
- Chronic constitutional hand eczema (disorder)
- Exogenous foot eczema (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L30.8 - Other specified dermatitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L30.8. 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 L30.8 and a single ICD9 code, 692.9 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.