ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Atopic neurodermatitis L20.81

L20.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L20.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L20-L30 Dermatitis and eczema (L20-L30)
Category L20 Atopic dermatitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Diffuse neurodermatitis

Related Terms to “Atopic neurodermatitis”

  • Neurodermatitis(circumscribed) (circumscripta) (local) - L28.0
    • atopic - L20.81
    • diffuse(Brocq) - L20.81
    • disseminated - L20.81
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.