ICD-10-CM Code L93.2
Other local lupus erythematosus
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L93.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other local lupus erythematosus. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code L932 is used to code Chilblain lupus erythematosus
Chilblain lupus erythematosus (also known as "chilblain lupus erythematosus of Hutchinson") is a chronic, unremitting form of lupus erythematosus with the fingertips, rims of ears, calves, and heels affected, especially in women.
Coding Notes for L93.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Lupus erythematosus profundus
- Lupus panniculitis
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #595-596 - Major skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Lupus erythematosus-associated urticarial vasculitis (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L93.2 - Other local lupus erythematosus'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code L93.2. 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 L93.2 and a single ICD9 code, 695.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.