ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Irritant contact dermatitis due to other chemical products L24.5

L24.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L24.5 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 L24 Irritant contact dermatitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to cement
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to insecticide
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to plastic
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to rubber

Related Terms to “Irritant contact dermatitis due to other chemical products”

  • Dermatitis(eczematous) - L30.9
    • contact(occupational) - L25.9
      • irritant - L24.9
        • due to
          • cement - L24.5
          • chemical products NEC - L24.5
    • due to
      • acids(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • adhesive(s) (allergic) (contact) (plaster) - L23.1
        • irritant - L24.5
      • alkalis(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • caustics(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • insecticide in contact with skin - L24.5
      • nylon(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • plasters(adhesive) (any) (allergic) (contact) - L23.1
        • irritant - L24.5
      • rubber(contact) - L24.5
  • Erythema, erythematous(infectional) (inflammation) - L53.9
  • Itch, itchingSee also Pruritus
    • bricklayer's - L24.5
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.