ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Disorder of pigmentation, unspecified L81.9

L81.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L81.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L80-L99 Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
Category L81 Other disorders of pigmentation

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Disorder of pigmentation, unspecified”

  • Anomaly, anomalous(congenital) (unspecified type) - Q89.9
    • pigmentation - L81.9
  • Dermatosis - L98.9
    • pigmentary - L81.9
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
    • pigmentation - L81.9
  • Dyschromia(skin) - L81.9
  • Lesion(s) (nontraumatic)
    • pigment, pigmented(skin) - L81.9
  • Pigmentation(abnormal) (anomaly) - L81.9
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.