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

See: Cellulitis and acute lymphangitis of other parts of limb

L03.11 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 other parts of limb
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More specific codes for Cellulitis of other parts of limb

  • L03.111 - Cellulitis of right axilla
  • L03.112 - Cellulitis of left axilla
  • L03.113 - Cellulitis of right upper limb
  • L03.114 - Cellulitis of left upper limb
  • L03.115 - Cellulitis of right lower limb
  • L03.116 - Cellulitis of left lower limb
  • L03.119 - Cellulitis of unspecified part of limb
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Cellulitis of other parts of limb”

  • Cellulitis(diffuse) (phlegmonous) (septic) (suppurative) - L03.90
    • axilla - L03.11
    • lower limb - L03.11
    • upper limb - L03.11
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L03.11 Cellulitis of other parts of limb

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.