ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017

See: Erythema multiforme

  ICD-10 Code for Stevens-Johnson syndrome-toxic epidermal necrolysis overlap syndrome L51.3

L51.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L51.3 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L49-L54 Urticaria and erythema (L49-L54)
Category L51 Erythema multiforme

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • SJS-TEN overlap syndrome
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Related Terms to “Stevens-Johnson syndrome-toxic epidermal necrolysis overlap syndrome”

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Questions related to L51.3 Stevens-Johnson syndrome-toxic epidermal necrolysis overlap syndrome

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