Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term dermatosis to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Dermatosis - L98.9 Disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified
    • Andrews' - L08.89 Other specified local infections of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • Bowen's - See: Neoplasm, skin, in situ;
    • bullous - L13.9 Bullous disorder, unspecified
      • specified NEC - L13.8 Other specified bullous disorders
    • exfoliativa - L26 Exfoliative dermatitis
    • eyelid (noninfectious)
      • dermatitis - See: Dermatitis, eyelid;
      • discoid lupus erythematosus - See: Lupus, erythematosus, eyelid;
      • xeroderma - See: Xeroderma, acquired, eyelid;
    • factitial - L98.1 Factitial dermatitis
    • febrile neutrophilic - L98.2 Febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet]
    • gonococcal - A54.89 Other gonococcal infections
    • herpetiformis - L13.0 Dermatitis herpetiformis
      • juvenile - L12.2 Chronic bullous disease of childhood
    • linear IgA - L13.8 Other specified bullous disorders
    • menstrual NEC - L98.8 Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue
    • neutrophilic, febrile - L98.2 Febrile neutrophilic dermatosis [Sweet]
    • occupational - See: Dermatitis, contact;
    • papulosa nigra - L82.1 Other seborrheic keratosis
    • pigmentary - L81.9 Disorder of pigmentation, unspecified
      • progressive - L81.7 Pigmented purpuric dermatosis
      • Schamberg's - L81.7 Pigmented purpuric dermatosis
    • psychogenic - F54 Psychological and behavioral factors associated with disorders or diseases classified elsewhere
    • purpuric, pigmented - L81.7 Pigmented purpuric dermatosis
    • pustular, subcorneal - L13.1 Subcorneal pustular dermatitis
    • transient acantholytic - L11.1 Transient acantholytic dermatosis [Grover]

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to dermatosis within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Dermatitis: Any inflammation of the skin.

Skin Diseases: Diseases involving the DERMIS or EPIDERMIS.