ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017

See: Hypertrophic disorders of skin

  ICD-10 Code for Hypertrophic scar L91.0

L91.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L91.0 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 L91 Hypertrophic disorders of skin

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Keloid
  • Keloid scar
Excludes2
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Hypertrophic scar”

  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • scar - L91.0
  • Kelis - L91.0
  • Keloid, cheloid - L91.0
    • Hawkin's - L91.0
    • scar - L91.0
  • Keloma - L91.0
  • Scar, scarring - L90.5See also Cicatrix
    • cheloid - L91.0
    • hypertrophic - L91.0
    • keloid - L91.0
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.