2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L90.0

Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

Type 2 Excludes
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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 (L90.0) and the excluded code together.
  • lichen sclerosus of external female genital organs (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N90.4

    Leukoplakia of vulva

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
    Applicable To
    • Dystrophy of vulva
    • Kraurosis of vulva
    • Lichen sclerosus of external female genital organs
    N90.4
    )
  • lichen sclerosus of external male genital organs (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.0

    Leukoplakia of penis

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    Applicable To
    • Balanitis xerotica obliterans
    • Kraurosis of penis
    • Lichen sclerosus of external male genital organs
    Type 1 Excludes
    • carcinoma in situ of penis (D07.4)
    N48.0
    )
The following code(s) above L90.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to L90.0:
  • L00-L99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range L00-L99

    Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • lipomelanotic reticulosis (I89.8)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • viral warts (B07.-)
    Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
Clinical Information ICD-10-CM L90.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert L90.0 to ICD-9-CM

Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to L90.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L90.0
L89.894 …… stage 4
L89.899 …… unspecified stage
L89.9 Pressure ulcer of unspecified site
L89.90 …… unspecified stage
L89.91 …… stage 1
L89.92 …… stage 2
L89.93 …… stage 3
L89.94 …… stage 4
L89.95 …… unstageable
L90 Atrophic disorders of skin
L90.0 Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus
L90.1 Anetoderma of Schweninger-Buzzi
L90.2 Anetoderma of Jadassohn-Pellizzari
L90.3 Atrophoderma of Pasini and Pierini
L90.4 Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans
L90.5 Scar conditions and fibrosis of skin
L90.6 Striae atrophicae
L90.8 Other atrophic disorders of skin
L90.9 Atrophic disorder of skin, unspecified
L91 Hypertrophic disorders of skin
L91.0 Hypertrophic scar

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