ICD-10-CM Code D04.111

Carcinoma in situ of skin of right upper eyelid, including canthus

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

D04.111 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of carcinoma in situ of skin of right upper eyelid, including canthus. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:D04.111
Short Description:Ca in situ skin of right upper eyelid, including canthus
Long Description:Carcinoma in situ of skin of right upper eyelid, including canthus

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code D04.111 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2020.

  • 124 - OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITH MCC
  • 125 - OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITHOUT MCC

Replacement Code

D04111 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • D04.11 - Carcinoma in situ of skin of right eyelid, including canthus

Code Classification

Code History

  • FY 2019 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020

Information for Patients


Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. The two most common types are basal cell cancer and squamous cell cancer. They usually form on the head, face, neck, hands, and arms. Another type of skin cancer, melanoma, is more dangerous but less common.

Anyone can get skin cancer, but it is more common in people who

  • Spend a lot of time in the sun or have been sunburned
  • Have light-colored skin, hair and eyes
  • Have a family member with skin cancer
  • Are over age 50

You should have your doctor check any suspicious skin markings and any changes in the way your skin looks. Treatment is more likely to work well when cancer is found early. If not treated, some types of skin cancer cells can spread to other tissues and organs. Treatments include surgery, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, photodynamic therapy (PDT), and biologic therapy. PDT uses a drug and a type of laser light to kill cancer cells. Biologic therapy boosts your body's own ability to fight cancer.

NIH: National Cancer Institute


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