Exfoliation due to erythematous conditions according to extent of body surface involved L49

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Exfoliation due to erythematous conditions according to extent of body surface involved" is "L49". L49 is NOT a 'valid' or 'billable' ICD10 code. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.

  • L49 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM L49 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of L49 - other international versions of ICD-10 L49 may differ.
Code First:
  • erythematous condition causing exfoliation, such as:
  • Ritter's disease (L00)
  • (Staphylococcal) scalded skin syndrom (L00)
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome (L51.1)
  • Stevens-Johnson syndrome-toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • overlap syndrome (L51.3)
  • Toxic epidermal necrolysis (L51.2)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.