ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Impetigo

  ICD-10 Code for Bullous impetigo L01.03

L01.03 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L01.03 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L00-L08 Infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L08)
Category L01 Impetigo

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Inclusion Term
  • Impetigo neonatorum
  • Pemphigus neonatorum
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Bullous impetigo”

  • Impetigo(any organism) (any site) (circinate) (contagiosa) (simplex) (vulgaris) - L01.00
    • bullous, bullosa - L01.03
    • neonatorum - L01.03
  • Pemphigus - L10.9
    • neonatorum - L01.03
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Questions related to L01.03 Bullous impetigo

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