2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L89.50

Pressure ulcer of unspecified ankle

The following code(s) above L89.50 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to L89.50:
  • 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)
    Includes
    • bed sore
    • decubitus ulcer
    • plaster ulcer
    • pressure area
    • pressure sore
    Type 2 Excludes
    Pressure ulcer
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L89.50
L89.324 …… stage 4
L89.329 …… unspecified stage
L89.4 Pressure ulcer of contiguous site of back, buttock and hip
L89.40 …… unspecified stage
L89.41 …… stage 1
L89.42 …… stage 2
L89.43 …… stage 3
L89.44 …… stage 4
L89.45 …… unstageable
L89.5 Pressure ulcer of ankle
L89.50 Pressure ulcer of unspecified ankle
L89.500 …… unstageable
L89.501 …… stage 1
L89.502 …… stage 2
L89.503 …… stage 3
L89.504 …… stage 4
L89.509 …… unspecified stage
L89.51 Pressure ulcer of right ankle
L89.510 …… unstageable
L89.511 …… stage 1
L89.512 …… stage 2

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