ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 20, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Foreign body granuloma of the skin & subcutaneous tissue L92.3

L92.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

L92.3 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 L92 Granulomatous disorders of skin and subcutaneous tissue

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • code to identify the type of retained foreign body (Z18.-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Foreign body granuloma of the skin and subcutaneous tissue”

  • Foreign body
    • granuloma(old) (soft tissue) — See also Granuloma, foreign body
      • skin - L92.3
  • Granuloma - L92.9
    • abdomen - K66.8
      • from residual foreign body - L92.3
    • beryllium(skin) - L92.3
    • foreign body NEC(in soft tissue) - M60.20
      • skin - L92.3
      • subcutaneous tissue - L92.3
    • silica(skin) - L92.3
    • skin - L92.9
      • from residual foreign body - L92.3
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to L92.3 Foreign body granuloma of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

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.