ICD-10 Diagnosis Code L13.8

Other specified bullous disorders

Diagnosis Code L13.8

ICD-10: L13.8
Short Description: Other specified bullous disorders
Long Description: Other specified bullous disorders
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code L13.8

Valid for Submission
The code L13.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Bullous disorders (L10-L14)
      • Other bullous disorders (L13)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code L13.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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  • Adult linear immunoglobulin A disease
  • Blister of skin with infection
  • Blister of skin without infection
  • Blistering of skin due to coma
  • Blistering of skin induced by prolonged pressure
  • Bullous dermatosis caused by drug treatment
  • Bullous dermatosis caused by drug treatment
  • Chronic bullous dermatosis of childhood
  • Cicatrizing conjunctivitis due to linear immunoglobulin A disease
  • Drug-induced linear immunoglobulin A disease
  • Immunobullous disease
  • Linear immunoglobulin A dermatosis
  • Linear immunoglobulin A dermatosis
  • On examination - serous bullae
  • On examination - skin bullae
  • Oral mucosal involvement by linear immunoglobulin A disease
  • Transient neonatal bullous dermatosis
  • Ulcer of mouth due to immunobullous disease

Information for Patients

Skin Conditions

Also called: Cutaneous disorders, Dermatologic disorders

Your skin is your body's largest organ. It covers and protects your body. Your skin

  • Holds body fluids in, preventing dehydration
  • Keeps harmful microbes out, preventing infections
  • Helps you feel things like heat, cold, and pain
  • Keeps your body temperature even
  • Makes vitamin D when the sun shines on it

Anything that irritates, clogs, or inflames your skin can cause symptoms such as redness, swelling, burning, and itching. Allergies, irritants, your genetic makeup, and certain diseases and immune system problems can cause rashes, hives, and other skin conditions. Many skin problems, such as acne, also affect your appearance.

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