Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L24.81

Irritant contact dermatitis due to metals

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • L24.81 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of L24.81. Other international versions of ICD-10 L24.81 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Applicable To
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to chromium
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to nickel
Approximate Synonyms
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to metal
ICD-10-CM L24.81 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM L24.81 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM L24.81:
  • Dermatitis (eczematous) L30.9
  • due to
    chromium (contact) (irritant) L24.81
    dichromate L24.81
    metals, metal salts (contact) (irritant) L24.81
    nickel (contact) (irritant) L24.81