Rosacea

"Rosacea" 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 "rosacea"

  • Rosacea - L71.9 Rosacea, unspecified
    • acne - L71.9 Rosacea, unspecified
    • keratitis - L71.8 Other rosacea
    • specified NEC - L71.8 Other rosacea

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Keratitis: Inflammation of the cornea.

Rosacea: A cutaneous disorder primarily of convexities of the central part of the FACE, such as FOREHEAD; CHEEK; NOSE; and CHIN. It is characterized by FLUSHING; ERYTHEMA; EDEMA; RHINOPHYMA; papules; and ocular symptoms. It may occur at any age but typically after age 30. There are various subtypes of rosacea: erythematotelangiectatic, papulopustular, phymatous, and ocular (National Rosacea Society's Expert Committee on the Classification and Staging of Rosacea, J Am Acad Dermatol 2002; 46:584-7).