2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L89.154

Pressure ulcer of sacral region, stage 4

Applicable To
  • Healing pressure ulcer of sacral region, stage 4
  • Pressure ulcer with necrosis of soft tissues through to underlying muscle, tendon, or bone, sacral region
The following code(s) above L89.154 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to L89.154:
  • L00-L99
    2019 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
  • L89
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L89

    Pressure ulcer

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • any associated gangrene (I96)
    • bed sore
    • decubitus ulcer
    • plaster ulcer
    • pressure area
    • pressure sore
    Type 2 Excludes
    Pressure ulcer
  • L89.15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L89.15

    Pressure ulcer of sacral region

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Pressure ulcer of coccyx
    • Pressure ulcer of tailbone
    Pressure ulcer of sacral region
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM L89.154 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert L89.154 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L89.154
L89.141 …… stage 1
L89.142 …… stage 2
L89.143 …… stage 3
L89.144 …… stage 4
L89.149 …… unspecified stage
L89.15 Pressure ulcer of sacral region
L89.150 …… unstageable
L89.151 …… stage 1
L89.152 …… stage 2
L89.153 …… stage 3
L89.154 …… stage 4
L89.159 …… unspecified stage
L89.2 Pressure ulcer of hip
L89.20 Pressure ulcer of unspecified hip
L89.200 …… unstageable
L89.201 …… stage 1
L89.202 …… stage 2
L89.203 …… stage 3
L89.204 …… stage 4
L89.209 …… unspecified stage
L89.21 Pressure ulcer of right hip

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