2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L60.8

Other nail disorders

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • L60.8 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM L60.8 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of L60.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 L60.8 may differ.
The following code(s) above L60.8 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 L60.8:
  • L00-L99
    2020 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
  • L60-L75
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range L60-L75

    Disorders of skin appendages

    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital malformations of integument (Q84.-)
    Disorders of skin appendages
  • L60
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L60

    Nail disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • clubbing of nails (R68.3)
    • onychia and paronychia (L03.0-)
    Nail disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Melanonychia
  • Melanonychia striata
  • Nailbed deformity
  • Onychomadesis
ICD-10-CM L60.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert L60.8 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to L60.8:
  • Anonychia (congenital) Q84.3
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q84.3

    Anonychia

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Type 1 Excludes
    • nail patella syndrome (Q87.2)
    • acquired L60.8
  • Defluvium
    • unguium L60.8
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • nail (acquired) L60.8
  • Discoloration
    • nails L60.8
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • nails L60.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L60.9

      Nail disorder, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC L60.8
  • Displacement, displaced
    • nail (congenital) Q84.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q84.6

      Other congenital malformations of nails

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital clubnail
      • Congenital koilonychia
      • Congenital malformation of nail NOS
      • acquired L60.8
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • nail L60.8 (subungual)
    • subungual L60.8
  • Leukonychia (punctata) (striata) L60.8
  • Leukopathia unguium L60.8
  • Longitudinal stripes or grooves, nails L60.8
  • Onychomadesis L60.8
  • Onychophosis L60.8
  • Onychoptosis L60.8
  • Pitting R60.9
    - see also Edema
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R60.9

    Edema, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fluid retention NOS
    • nail L60.8
  • Platyonychia (congenital) Q84.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q84.6

    Other congenital malformations of nails

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital clubnail
    • Congenital koilonychia
    • Congenital malformation of nail NOS
    • acquired L60.8
  • Remnant
  • Shedding
    • nail L60.8
  • Spading nail L60.8

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L60.8
L59.0 Erythema ab igne [dermatitis ab igne]
L59.8 Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue related to radiation
L59.9 Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue related to radiation, unspecified
L60 Nail disorders
L60.0 Ingrowing nail
L60.1 Onycholysis
L60.2 Onychogryphosis
L60.3 Nail dystrophy
L60.4 Beau's lines
L60.5 Yellow nail syndrome
L60.8 Other nail disorders
L60.9 Nail disorder, unspecified
L62 Nail disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
L63 Alopecia areata
L63.0 Alopecia (capitis) totalis
L63.1 Alopecia universalis
L63.2 Ophiasis
L63.8 Other alopecia areata
L63.9 Alopecia areata, unspecified
L64 Androgenic alopecia
L64.0 Drug-induced androgenic alopecia

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.