Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: L85.1

Short Description: Acquired keratosis [keratoderma] palmaris et plantaris

Long Description: Acquired keratosis [keratoderma] palmaris et plantaris

The code L85.1 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L00–L99)
    • Other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue (L80-L99)
      • Other epidermal thickening (L85)
        • L85.1 Acquired keratosis [keratoderma] palmaris et plantaris

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Acquired keratoderma
  • Acquired palmoplantar keratoderma
  • Acquired palmoplantar keratosis
  • Acquired plantar keratoderma
  • Acral keratosis
  • Acrokeratosis paraneoplastica of Bazex
  • Chronic eczema of foot
  • Chronic hand eczema
  • Eczema of leg
  • Follicular atrophoderma
  • Follicular atrophoderma with palmoplantar hyperkeratosis
  • Hyperkeratotic eczema of palms
  • Hyperkeratotic eczema of palms and soles
  • Hyperkeratotic eczema of soles
  • Keratoderma blennorrhagicum
  • Keratoderma climactericum
  • Lymphedematous keratoderma
  • Symmetrical keratoderma

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code L85.1 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 L85.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • inherited keratosis palmaris et plantaris (Q82.8)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
L85.1 Right Arrow 701.1 Keratoderma, acquired

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
L85 Other epidermal thickening
L85.0 Acquired ichthyosis
L85.2 Keratosis punctata (palmaris et plantaris)
L85.3 Xerosis cutis
L85.8 Other specified epidermal thickening
L85.9 Epidermal thickening, unspecified

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