ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017

See: Other specified local infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

  ICD-10 Code for Omphalitis not of newborn L08.82

L08.82 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L08.82 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 L08 Other local infections of skin and subcutaneous tissue

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Excludes1
  • omphalitis of newborn (P38.-)
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Related Terms to “Omphalitis not of newborn”

  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • navel - L08.82
    • umbilicus - L08.82
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory(with exudation)
    • navel - L08.82
    • umbilicus, umbilical - L08.82
  • Omphalitis(congenital) (newborn) - P38.9
    • not of newborn - L08.82
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Questions related to L08.82 Omphalitis not of newborn

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