ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017

See: Acanthosis nigricans

  ICD-10 Code for Acanthosis nigricans L83

L83 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L83 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 L83 Acanthosis nigricans

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Inclusion Term
  • Confluent and reticulated papillomatosis
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Related Terms to “Acanthosis nigricans”

  • Acanthosis(acquired) (nigricans) - L83
  • Gougerot-Carteaud disease or syndrome(confluent reticulate papillomatosis) - L83
  • Keratosis - L57.0
    • nigricans - L83
  • PapillomatosisSee also Neoplasm, benign, by site
    • confluent and reticulated - L83
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