ICD-10-CM Code L57
Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation
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 L57 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of L57 that describes the diagnosis 'skin changes due to chronic expsr to nonionizing radiation' in more detail.
- L57 Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE L57.0
- BILLABLE L57.1
- BILLABLE L57.2
- BILLABLE L57.3
- BILLABLE L57.4
- BILLABLE L57.5
- BILLABLE L57.8 changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation
- BILLABLE L57.9 Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing
Coding Notes for L57 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 to identify the source of the ultraviolet radiation See Code W89, X32)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L57 - Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L57. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.