ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Irritant contact dermatitis due to other chemical products L24.5

L24.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L24.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L20-L30 Dermatitis and eczema (L20-L30)
Category L24 Irritant contact dermatitis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to cement
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to insecticide
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to plastic
  • Irritant contact dermatitis due to rubber

Related Terms to “Irritant contact dermatitis due to other chemical products”

  • Dermatitis(eczematous) - L30.9
    • contact(occupational) - L25.9
      • irritant - L24.9
        • due to
          • cement - L24.5
          • chemical products NEC - L24.5
    • due to
      • acids(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • adhesive(s) (allergic) (contact) (plaster) - L23.1
        • irritant - L24.5
      • alkalis(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • caustics(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • insecticide in contact with skin - L24.5
      • nylon(contact) (irritant) - L24.5
      • plasters(adhesive) (any) (allergic) (contact) - L23.1
        • irritant - L24.5
      • rubber(contact) - L24.5
  • Erythema, erythematous(infectional) (inflammation) - L53.9
  • Itch, itchingSee also Pruritus
    • bricklayer's - L24.5
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L24.5 Irritant contact dermatitis due to other chemical products

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.