Diagnosis Code

L56.1 DRUG PHOTOALLERGIC RESPONSE


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L56.1

Short Description: Drug photoallergic response

Long Description: Drug photoallergic response

The code L56.1 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Radiation-related disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L55-L59)
      • Other acute skin changes due to ultraviolet radiation (L56)
        • L56.1 Drug photoallergic response

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Drug-induced persistent light reaction
  • Drug-induced photosensitivity
  • Photoallergic dermatitis
  • Photoallergic drug eruption

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L56.1 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)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code L56.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries

    Crosswalk Information

    ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
    L56.1 Right Arrow 692.72 Act drmtitis solar rdiat

    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
    L56 Other acute skin changes due to ultraviolet radiation
    L56.0 Drug phototoxic response
    L56.2 Photocontact dermatitis [berloque dermatitis]
    L56.3 Solar urticaria
    L56.4 Polymorphous light eruption
    L56.5 Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis (DSAP)
    L56.8 Other specified acute skin changes due to ultraviolet radiation
    L56.9 Acute skin change due to ultraviolet radiation, unspecified


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