ICD-10-CM Code L71.8
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L71.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other rosacea. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Rosacea of skin of eyelid (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L71.8 - Other rosacea'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L71.8. 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 L71.8 and a single ICD9 code, 695.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.