ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 17, 2017

See: Lichen simplex chronicus and prurigo

L28 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.

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Lichen simplex chronicus and prurigo

More specific codes for Lichen simplex chronicus and prurigo

  • L28.0 - Lichen simplex chronicus
  • L28.1 - Prurigo nodularis
  • L28.2 - Other prurigo
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See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L28 Lichen simplex chronicus and prurigo

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.