ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other specified disorders of pigmentation L81.8

L81.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L81.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 12 Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00-L99)
Section L80-L99 Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
Category L81 Other disorders of pigmentation

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Iron pigmentation
  • Tattoo pigmentation
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Related Terms to “Other specified disorders of pigmentation”

  • Arsenical pigmentation - L81.8
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
  • Mark
    • tattoo - L81.8
  • Metal
    • pigmentation - L81.8
  • Pigmentation(abnormal) (anomaly) - L81.9
    • iron - L81.8
    • metals - L81.8
    • tattoo - L81.8
  • Tattoo(mark) - L81.8
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L81.8 Other specified disorders of pigmentation

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.