ICD-10-CM Code L71.0
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L71.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of perioral dermatitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L710 is used to code Perioral dermatitis
Perioral dermatitis (also called periorifical dermatitis), is skin disease characterised by multiple small (1 – 2 mm) papules, pustules and vesicles which are localized to the perioral skin (around the mouth), perinasal or nasolabial folds (around the nostrils), or perioccular area (around the eyes). It most commonly affects women between the ages of 20 and 45 years, but may also affect children, men and the elderly. It is not uncommon, and has a tendency to recur in individuals who have had it once.
|ICD 9 Code:||695.3|
Perioral dematitis in a young male with a history of licking his lips.
- 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 'L71.0 - Perioral dermatitis'
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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 L71.0 and a single ICD9 code, 695.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.