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

See: Cellulitis and acute lymphangitis of finger and toe

L03.01 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Cellulitis of finger
Inclusion Term
  • Felon
  • Whitlow
Excludes1

More specific codes for Cellulitis of finger

  • L03.011 - Cellulitis of right finger
  • L03.012 - Cellulitis of left finger
  • L03.019 - Cellulitis of unspecified finger
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Related Terms to “Cellulitis of finger”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L03.01 Cellulitis of finger

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.