Use Additional
  • code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent.
Type 2 Excludes
  • hordeolum (H00.0)
  • infective dermatitis (L30.3)
  • local infections of skin classified in Chapter 1
  • lupus panniculitis (L93.2)
  • panniculitis NOS (M79.3)
  • panniculitis of neck and back (M54.0-)
  • Perlèche NOS (K13.0)
  • Perlèche due to candidiasis (B37.0)
  • Perlèche due to riboflavin deficiency (E53.0)
  • pyogenic granuloma (L98.0)
  • relapsing panniculitis [Weber-Christian] (M35.6)
  • viral warts (B07.-)
  • zoster (B02.-)
  • L00 Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
  • L01 Impetigo
  • L02 Cutaneous abscess, furuncle and carbuncle
  • L03 Cellulitis and acute lymphangitis
  • L04 Acute lymphadenitis
  • L05 Pilonidal cyst and sinus
  • L08 Other local infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue