ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 19, 2017

See: Other epidermal thickening

L85 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.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Other epidermal thickening
  • hypertrophic disorders of the skin (L91.-)

More specific codes for Other epidermal thickening

  • L85.0 - Acquired ichthyosis
  • L85.1 - Acquired keratosis [keratoderma] palmaris et plantaris
  • L85.2 - Keratosis punctata (palmaris et plantaris)
  • L85.3 - Xerosis cutis
  • L85.8 - Other specified epidermal thickening
  • L85.9 - Epidermal thickening, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to L85
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L85 Other epidermal thickening

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.