ICD-10 Diagnosis Code L94.2

Calcinosis cutis

Diagnosis Code L94.2

ICD-10: L94.2
Short Description: Calcinosis cutis
Long Description: Calcinosis cutis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code L94.2

Valid for Submission
The code L94.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Other localized connective tissue disorders (L94)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code L94.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • MINOR SKIN DISORDERS WITH MCC 606
  • MINOR SKIN DISORDERS WITHOUT MCC 607

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Synonyms
  • Calcification in surgical scar
  • Calcifying panniculitis due to hyperparathyroidism
  • Calcifying panniculitis due to hyperparathyroidism in renal disease
  • Calcinosis
  • Calcinosis circumscripta
  • Calcinosis cutis
  • Calcinosis following neonatal heel prick injury
  • Calcinosis universalis
  • Cutaneous calculus
  • Cutaneous complication of systemic sclerosis
  • Dystrophic scrotal calcinosis
  • Hypercalcemic metastatic calcification of skin
  • Idiopathic calcification of skin
  • Idiopathic scrotal calcinosis
  • Metastatic calcification of skin
  • Normocalcemic metastatic calcification of skin
  • Scleroderma-associated calcinosis
  • Subcutaneous calcification
  • Subcutaneous postphlebitic calcification
  • Tumoral calcinosis

Information for Patients


Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

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