2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Other erythematous conditions (L53)

Instructional Notations

Type 1 Excludes Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

  • erythema ab igne L59.0
  • erythema due to external agents in contact with skin L23 L25
  • erythema intertrigo L30.4