Non-specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L04

Acute lymphadenitis

    2016 2017 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code

  • L04 is not a billable or specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code as there are 6 codes below L04 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of L04. Other international versions of ICD-10 L04 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Type 1 Excludes
  • chronic or subacute lymphadenitis, except mesenteric (I88.1)
  • enlarged lymph nodes (R59.-)
  • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease resulting in generalized lymphadenopathy (B20)
  • lymphadenitis NOS (I88.9)
  • nonspecific mesenteric lymphadenitis (I88.0)
Includes
  • abscess (acute) of lymph nodes, except mesenteric
  • acute lymphadenitis, except mesenteric