ICD-10-CM Code L98.8
Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
L98.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'L98.8 - Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue'
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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 L98.8 and a single ICD9 code, 709.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: L98 - Other disorders of skin and subcutaneous tissue, not elsewhere classified