2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.0

Pyogenic granuloma

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 (L98.0) and the excluded code together.
  • pyogenic granuloma of gingiva (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K06.8

    Other specified disorders of gingiva and edentulous alveolar ridge

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fibrous epulis
    • Flabby alveolar ridge
    • Giant cell epulis
    • Peripheral giant cell granuloma of gingiva
    • Pyogenic granuloma of gingiva
    • Vertical ridge deficiency
    Type 2 Excludes
    K06.8
    )
  • pyogenic granuloma of maxillary alveolar ridge (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K04.5

    Chronic apical periodontitis

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Apical or periapical granuloma
    • Apical periodontitis NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • chronic periodontitis (K05.3-)
    K04.5
    )
  • pyogenic granuloma of oral mucosa (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K13.4

    Granuloma and granuloma-like lesions of oral mucosa

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Eosinophilic granuloma
    • Granuloma pyogenicum
    • Verrucous xanthoma
    K13.4
    )
The following code(s) above L98.0 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 L98.0:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM L98.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to L98.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L98.0
L97.92 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of unspecified part of left lower leg
L97.921 …… limited to breakdown of skin
L97.922 …… with fat layer exposed
L97.923 …… with necrosis of muscle
L97.924 …… with necrosis of bone
L97.925 …… with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis
L97.926 …… with bone involvement without evidence of necrosis
L97.928 …… with other specified severity
L97.929 …… with unspecified severity
L98 Other disorders of skin and subcutaneous tissue, not elsewhere classified
L98.0 Pyogenic granuloma
L98.1 Factitial dermatitis
L98.2 Febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet]
L98.3 Eosinophilic cellulitis [Wells]
L98.4 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of skin, not elsewhere classified
L98.41 Non-pressure chronic ulcer of buttock
L98.411 …… limited to breakdown of skin
L98.412 …… with fat layer exposed
L98.413 …… with necrosis of muscle
L98.414 …… with necrosis of bone
L98.415 …… with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis

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