Hypertrichosis

"Hypertrichosis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "hypertrichosis"

  • Hypertrichosis - L68.9 Hypertrichosis, unspecified
    • congenital - Q84.2 Other congenital malformations of hair
    • eyelid - H02.869 Hypertrichosis of unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid
      • left - H02.866 Hypertrichosis of left eye, unspecified eyelid
        • lower - H02.865 Hypertrichosis of left lower eyelid
        • upper - H02.864 Hypertrichosis of left upper eyelid
      • right - H02.863 Hypertrichosis of right eye, unspecified eyelid
        • lower - H02.862 Hypertrichosis of right lower eyelid
        • upper - H02.861 Hypertrichosis of right upper eyelid
    • lanuginosa - Q84.2 Other congenital malformations of hair
      • acquired - L68.1 Acquired hypertrichosis lanuginosa
    • localized - L68.2 Localized hypertrichosis
    • specified NEC - L68.8 Other hypertrichosis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Eyelids: Each of the upper and lower folds of SKIN which cover the EYE when closed.

Hypertrichosis: Excessive hair growth at inappropriate locations, such as on the extremities, the head, and the back. It is caused by genetic or acquired factors, and is an androgen-independent process. This concept does not include HIRSUTISM which is an androgen-dependent excess hair growth in WOMEN and CHILDREN.