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2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L90.0
Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus
L90.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
On October 1, 2014 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, L90.0 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
A chronic inflammatory mucocutaneous disease usually affecting the female genitalia (vulvar lichen sclerosus) and balanitis xerotica obliterans in males. It is also called white spot disease and csillag's disease.
A chronic inflammatory process affecting the skin. It is characterized by the presence of white, indurated plaques, epidermal atrophy, and fibrosis of the upper dermis. It usually appears in the vulva and penis.
Type 2 Excludes
lichen sclerosus of external female genital organs (N90.4)
lichen sclerosus of external male genital organs (N48.0)
ICD-10-CM L90.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):