ICD-10-CM Code L58.9
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L58.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of radiodermatitis, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L58 is used to code Radiation burn
A radiation burn is damage to the skin or other biological tissue caused by exposure to radiation. The radiation types of greatest concern are thermal radiation, radio frequency energy, ultraviolet light and ionizing radiation.
|ICD 9 Code:||692.82|
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L58.9 - Radiodermatitis, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L58.9. 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 L58.9 and a single ICD9 code, 692.82 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.