A00-B99 C00-D48D50-D89 E00-E90 F00-F99 G00-G99 H00-H59 H60-H95 I00-I99 J00-J99 K00-K93
L00-L99 M00-M99 N00-N99 O00-O99 P00-P96 Q00-Q99 R00-R99 S00-T98 V01-Y98 Z00-Z99 U00-U99

L00-L08 Infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue




 
Chapter XII

Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
(L00-L99)

Infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
(L00-L08)
                              
Use additional code (B95-B97), if desired, to identify infectious agent.

Excludes:
hordeolum ( H00.0 )
infective dermatitis ( L30.3 )
local infections of skin classified in Chapter I, such as:
· erysipelas ( A46 )
· erysipeloid ( A26.- )
· herpesviral [herpes simplex] infection ( B00.- )
    · anogenital ( A60.- )
· molluscum contagiosum ( B08.1 )
· mycoses ( B35-B49 )
· pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations ( B85-B89 )
· viral warts ( B07 )
panniculitis (of):
· NOS ( M79.3 )
· lupus ( L93.2 )
· neck and back ( M54.0 )
· relapsing [Weber-Christian] ( M35.6 )
perlèche (due to):
· NOS ( K13.0 )
· candidiasis ( B37.- )
· riboflavin deficiency ( E53.0 )
pyogenic granuloma ( L98.0 )
zoster ( B02.- )

L00Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
Latin: Dermatitis exfoliativa staphylococcia
Pemphigus neonatorum
Ritter's disease
Excludes:toxic epidermal necrolysis [Lyell] (L51.2)
L01Impetigo
Latin: Impetigo
Excludes:impetigo herpetiformis (L40.1)
pemphigus neonatorum (L00)
L01.0Impetigo [any organism] [any site]
Latin: Impetigo locorum aliorum
Bockhart's impetigo
L01.1Impetiginization of other dermatoses
Latin: Dermtoses impetiginosae aliae
L02Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis
Includes:boil
furunculosis
Excludes:anal and rectal regions (K61.-)
genital organs (external):
· female (N76.4)
· male (N48.2, N49.-)
L02.0Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of face
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis faciei
Excludes:ear, external (H60.0)
eyelid (H00.0)
head [any part, except face] (L02.8)
lacrimal:
· gland (H04.0)
· passages (H04.3)
mouth (K12.2)
nose (J34.0)
orbit (H05.0)
submandibular (K12.2)
L02.1Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of neck
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis colli
L02.2Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of trunk
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus
Abdominal wall
Back [any part, except buttock]
Chest wall
Groin
Perineum
Umbilicus
Excludes:breast (N61)
hip (L02.4)
omphalitis of newborn (P38)
L02.3Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of buttock
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis regionis glutealis
Gluteal region
Excludes:pilonidal cyst with abscess (L05.0)
L02.4Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of limb
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis extremitatis
Axilla
Hip
Shoulder
L02.8Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of other sites
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis capitis
Head [any part, except face]
Scalp
L02.9Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle, unspecified
Latin: Abscessus, furunculus et carbunculus cutis, non specificatus
Furunculosis NOS
L03Cellulitis
Latin: Phlegmone
Includes:acute lymphangitis
Excludes:cellulitis of:
· anal and rectal regions (K61.-)
· external auditory canal (H60.1)
· external genital organs:
  · female (N76.4)
  · male (N48.2, N49.-)
· eyelid (H00.0)
· lacrimal apparatus (H04.3)
· mouth (K12.2)
· nose (J34.0)
eosinophilic cellulitis [Wells] (L98.3)
febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet] (L98.2)
lymphangitis (chronic)(subacute) (I89.1)
L03.0Cellulitis of finger and toe
Latin: Phlegmone digiti manus et pedis
Infection of nail
Onychia
Paronychia
Perionychia
L03.1Cellulitis of other parts of limb
Latin: Phlegmone extremitatis
Axilla
Hip
Shoulder
L03.2Cellulitis of face
Latin: Erysipelas faciei
L03.3Cellulitis of trunk
Latin: Phlegmone trunci
Abdominal wall
Back [any part]
Chest wall
Groin
Perineum
Umbilicus
Excludes:omphalitis of newborn (P38)
L03.8Cellulitis of other sites
Latin: Phlegmone locorum aliorum
Head [any part, except face]
Scalp
L03.9Cellulitis, unspecified
Latin: Phlegmone, non specificata
L04Acute lymphadenitis
Latin: Lymphadenitis acuta
Includes:abscess (acute)
lymphadenitis, acute
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any lymph node, except mesenteric
Excludes:enlarged lymph nodes (R59.-)
human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease resulting in generalized lymphadenopathy (B23.1)
lymphadenitis:
· NOS (I88.9)
· chronic or subacute, except mesenteric (I88.1)
· mesenteric, nonspecific (I88.0)
L04.0Acute lymphadenitis of face, head and neck
Latin: Lymphadenitis faciei, capitis et colli acuta
L04.1Acute lymphadenitis of trunk
Latin: Lymphadenitis trunci acuta
L04.2Acute lymphadenitis of upper limb
Latin: Lymphadenitis extremitatis superioris acuta
Axilla
Shoulder
L04.3Acute lymphadenitis of lower limb
Latin: Lymphadenitis extremitatis inferioris acuta
Hip
L04.8Acute lymphadenitis of other sites
Latin: Lymphadenitis acuta locorum aliorum
L04.9Acute lymphadenitis, unspecified
Latin: Lymphadenitis acuta, non specificata
L05 Pilonidal cyst
Latin: Cystis pilonidalis
Includes:fistula
sinus
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coccygeal or pilonidal
L05.0Pilonidal cyst with abscess
Latin: Cystis pilonidalis cum abscessu
L05.9Pilonidal cyst without abscess
Latin: Cystis pilonidalis
Pilonidal cyst NOS

L08 Other local infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue
Latin: Infectiones cutis et subcutis localisatae aliae
L08.0Pyoderma
Latin: Pyoderma
Dermatitis:
· purulent
· septic
· suppurative
Excludes:pyoderma gangrenosum (L88)
L08.1Erythrasma
Latin: Erythrasma
L08.8Other specified local infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue
Latin: Infectiones cutis et subcutis licalisatae aliae, specificata
L08.9 Local infection of skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified
Latin: Infectio cutis et subcutis localisata, non specificata