ICD-10-CM Code L71
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 L71 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of L71 that describes the diagnosis 'rosacea' in more detail.
The ICD code L71 is used to code Rosacea
Rosacea is a chronic skin condition characterized by facial redness, small and superficial dilated blood vessels on facial skin, papules, pustules, and swelling. Rosacea affects all ages and has four subtypes, three affecting the skin and the fourth affecting the eyes (ocular type).
|ICD 9 Code:||695.3|
An Old Man and His Grandson, by Domenico Ghirlandaio, shows skin damage from rhinophyma.
Coding Notes for L71 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
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ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L71 - Rosacea'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L71. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.