Cellulitis and acute lymphangitis L03- >

Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (L03) and the excluded code together.
  • cellulitis of anal and rectal region (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K61
    • K61 Abscess of anal and rectal regions
    K61.-
    )
  • cellulitis of external auditory canal (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H60.1

    Cellulitis of external ear

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cellulitis of auricle
    • Cellulitis of external auditory canal
    H60.1
    )
  • cellulitis of eyelid (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H00.0

    Hordeolum (externum) (internum) of eyelid

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H00.0
    )
  • cellulitis of female external genital organs (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.4

    Abscess of vulva

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
    Applicable To
    • Furuncle of vulva
    N76.4
    )
  • cellulitis of lacrimal apparatus (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H04.3

    Acute and unspecified inflammation of lacrimal passages

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • neonatal dacryocystitis (P39.1)
    H04.3
    )
  • cellulitis of male external genital organs (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.2

    Other inflammatory disorders of penis

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • balanitis (N48.1)
    • balanitis xerotica obliterans (N48.0)
    • balanoposthitis (N47.6)
    Use Additional
    • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent.
    N48.2
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49
    • N49 Inflammatory disorders of male genital organs...
      • N49.0 Inflammatory disorders of seminal vesicle
      • N49.1 Inflammatory disorders of spermatic cord, tun...
      • N49.2 Inflammatory disorders of scrotum
      • N49.3 Fournier gangrene
      • N49.8 Inflammatory disorders of other specified mal...
      • N49.9 Inflammatory disorder of unspecified male gen...
    N49.-
    )
  • cellulitis of mouth (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.2

    Cellulitis and abscess of mouth

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cellulitis of mouth (floor)
    • Submandibular abscess
    Type 2 Excludes
    K12.2
    )
  • cellulitis of nose (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J34.0

    Abscess, furuncle and carbuncle of nose

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cellulitis of nose
    • Necrosis of nose
    • Ulceration of nose
    J34.0
    )
  • eosinophilic cellulitis [Wells] (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.3

    Eosinophilic cellulitis [Wells]

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    L98.3
    )
  • febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet] (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.2

    Febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet]

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    L98.2
    )
  • lymphangitis (chronic) (subacute) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.1

    Lymphangitis

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Chronic lymphangitis
    • Lymphangitis NOS
    • Subacute lymphangitis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute lymphangitis (L03.-)
    I89.1
    )
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