2021 ICD-10-CM Code L97.325

Non-pressure chronic ulcer of left ankle with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:L97.325
Short Description:Non-prs chr ulcer of l ankle with msl invl w/o evd of necr
Long Description:Non-pressure chronic ulcer of left ankle with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Non-pressure chronic ulcer of lower limb, NEC (L97)

L97.325 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of non-pressure chronic ulcer of left ankle with muscle involvement without evidence of necrosis. The code L97.325 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code L97.325 are found in the index:

Replacement Code

L97325 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert L97.325 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code L97.325 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018