Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L20.83

Short Description: Infantile (acute) (chronic) eczema

Long Description: Infantile (acute) (chronic) eczema

The code L20.83 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Dermatitis and eczema (L20-L30)
      • Atopic dermatitis (L20)
        • L20.83 Infantile (acute) (chronic) eczema

This code is valid for pediatric diagnoses

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Acute eczema
  • Acute eczema
  • Acute hand eczema
  • Acute infantile eczema
  • Chronic eczema of foot
  • Chronic hand eczema
  • Chronic infantile eczema
  • Dermatitis of anogenital region
  • Dermatitis of male genitalia
  • Eczema
  • Eczema of face
  • Eczema of finger
  • Eczema of leg
  • Eczema of leg
  • Eczema of leg
  • Eczema of lower leg
  • Eczema of male genitalia
  • Eczema of scalp
  • Eczema of wrist
  • Exacerbation of eczema
  • Facial eczema
  • Fingertip eczema
  • Firm nonpitting edema
  • Foot eczema
  • Generalized eczema
  • Hand eczema
  • Infantile atopic dermatitis
  • Infantile eczema
  • Nonallergic eczema
  • Non-pitting edema
  • Pruritus of scalp
  • Unclassifiable eczema

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L20.83 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
L20.83 Right Arrow 690.12 Sbrheic infantl drmtitis

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
L20 Atopic dermatitis
L20.0 Besnier's prurigo
L20.8 Other atopic dermatitis
L20.81 Atopic neurodermatitis
L20.82 Flexural eczema
L20.84 Intrinsic (allergic) eczema
L20.89 Other atopic dermatitis
L20.9 Atopic dermatitis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019