ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017

See: Seborrheic dermatitis

  ICD-10 Code for Seborrhea capitis L21.0

L21.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L21.0 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 L21 Seborrheic dermatitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Cradle cap
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Seborrhea capitis”

  • Cradle cap - L21.0
  • Crusta lactea - L21.0
  • Dandruff - L21.0
  • Furfur - L21.0
  • Milk
    • crust - L21.0
  • Pityriasis(capitis) - L21.0
    • furfuracea - L21.0
  • Seborrhea, seborrheic - L21.9
    • capitis - L21.0
    • sicca - L21.0
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.