ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 24, 2017

See: Pyoderma gangrenosum

  ICD-10 Code for Pyoderma gangrenosum L88

L88 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L88 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 L88 Pyoderma gangrenosum

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Inclusion Term
  • Phagedenic pyoderma
Excludes1
  • dermatitis gangrenosa (L08.0)

Related Terms to “Pyoderma gangrenosum”

  • Phagedena(dry) (moist) (sloughing)See also Gangrene
    • geometric - L88
  • Pyoderma, pyodermia - L08.0
    • gangrenosum - L88
    • phagedenic - L88
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