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

  • 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.