Diagnosis Code

L57.0 ACTINIC KERATOSIS


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L57.0

Short Description: Actinic keratosis

Long Description: Actinic keratosis

The code L57.0 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)
      • Skin changes due to chronic expsr to nonionizing radiation (L57)
        • L57.0 Actinic keratosis

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Acantholytic actinic keratosis
  • Actinic keratosis
  • Actinic keratosis of eyelid
  • Adverse effect from PUVA photochemotherapy
  • Atrophic actinic keratosis
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of eyelid
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of forehead
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of hand
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of scalp
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of temple
  • Benign neoplasm of skin of temporal region
  • Benign neoplasm of soft tissues of left lower limb
  • Benign neoplasm of soft tissues of left upper extremity
  • Benign neoplasm of soft tissues of right lower extremity
  • Benign neoplasm of soft tissues of right upper extremity
  • Bowenoid actinic keratosis
  • Diffuse actinic hyperkeratosis
  • Hyperkeratosis
  • Hyperkeratotic actinic keratosis
  • Hypertrophic solar keratosis
  • Keratosis
  • Lichenoid actinic keratosis
  • Multiple actinic keratoses
  • Multiple actinic keratoses involving face
  • Multiple actinic keratoses involving forehead and temples
  • Multiple actinic keratoses involving hands
  • Multiple actinic keratoses involving legs
  • Multiple actinic keratoses involving scalp
  • Orthokeratosis
  • Pigmented actinic keratosis
  • Plane basal cell papilloma
  • Proliferative actinic keratosis
  • PUVA keratosis
  • Radiation-induced keratosis
  • Senile hyperkeratosis
  • Senile keratoma
  • Superficial keratosis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L57.0 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 L57.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Keratosis NOS
    • Senile keratosis
    • Solar keratosis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
L57.0 Right Arrow 702.0 Actinic keratosis

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
L57 Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation
L57.1 Actinic reticuloid
L57.2 Cutis rhomboidalis nuchae
L57.3 Poikiloderma of Civatte
L57.4 Cutis laxa senilis
L57.5 Actinic granuloma
L57.8 Other skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation
L57.9 Skin changes due to chronic exposure to nonionizing radiation, unspecified


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