ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified contact dermatitis due to drugs in contact with skin L25.1

L25.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L25.1 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 L25 Unspecified contact dermatitis

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
Excludes2
  • dermatitis due to ingested drugs and medicaments (L27.0-L27.1)

Related Terms to “Unspecified contact dermatitis due to drugs in contact with skin”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L25.1 Unspecified contact dermatitis due to drugs in contact with skin

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.