2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L89.606

Pressure-induced deep tissue damage of unspecified heel

    2020 - New Code 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code
  • L89.606 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM L89.606 became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of L89.606 - other international versions of ICD-10 L89.606 may differ.
The following code(s) above L89.606 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 L89.606:
  • L00-L99
    2022 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 2020 2021 2022 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
ICD-10-CM L89.606 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v39.0):
  • 573 Skin graft for skin ulcer or cellulitis with mcc
  • 574 Skin graft for skin ulcer or cellulitis with cc
  • 575 Skin graft for skin ulcer or cellulitis without cc/mcc
  • 592 Skin ulcers with mcc
  • 593 Skin ulcers with cc
  • 594 Skin ulcers without cc/mcc
Code History
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): New code
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To L89.606
L89.524 …… stage 4
L89.526 Pressure-induced deep tissue damage of left ankle
L89.529 …… unspecified stage
L89.6 Pressure ulcer of heel
L89.60 Pressure ulcer of unspecified heel
L89.600 …… unstageable
L89.601 …… stage 1
L89.602 …… stage 2
L89.603 …… stage 3
L89.604 …… stage 4
L89.606 Pressure-induced deep tissue damage of unspecified heel
L89.609 …… unspecified stage
L89.61 Pressure ulcer of right heel
L89.610 …… unstageable
L89.611 …… stage 1
L89.612 …… stage 2
L89.613 …… stage 3
L89.614 …… stage 4
L89.616 Pressure-induced deep tissue damage of right heel
L89.619 …… unspecified stage
L89.62 Pressure ulcer of left heel

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