Pemphigus

"Pemphigus" 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 "pemphigus"

  • Pemphigus - L10.9 Pemphigus, unspecified
    • benign familial (chronic) - Q82.8 Other specified congenital malformations of skin
    • Brazilian - L10.3 Brazilian pemphigus [fogo selvagem]
    • circinatus - L13.0 Dermatitis herpetiformis
    • conjunctiva - L12.1 Cicatricial pemphigoid
    • drug-induced - L10.5 Drug-induced pemphigus
    • erythematosus - L10.4 Pemphigus erythematosus
    • foliaceous - L10.2 Pemphigus foliaceous
    • gangrenous - See: Gangrene;
    • neonatorum - L01.03 Bullous impetigo
    • ocular - L12.1 Cicatricial pemphigoid
    • paraneoplastic - L10.81 Paraneoplastic pemphigus
    • specified NEC - L10.89 Other pemphigus
    • syphilitic (congenital) - A50.06 Early cutaneous congenital syphilis
    • vegetans - L10.1 Pemphigus vegetans
    • vulgaris - L10.0 Pemphigus vulgaris
    • wildfire - L10.3 Brazilian pemphigus [fogo selvagem]

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Conjunctiva: The mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and the anterior pericorneal surface of the eyeball.

Pemphigus: Group of chronic blistering diseases characterized histologically by ACANTHOLYSIS and blister formation within the EPIDERMIS.