ICD-10-CM Code L56.9
Acute skin change due to ultraviolet radiation, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L56.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of acute skin change due to ultraviolet radiation, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L56.9 - Acute skin change due to ultraviolet radiation, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L56.9. 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 L56.9 and a single ICD9 code, 692.79 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.