Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 110.4
Dermatophytosis of foot
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 110.4 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 110.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Tinea pedis
Clinical Information
  • Athlete's foot is a common infection caused by a fungus. It most often affects the space between the toes. Symptoms include itching, burning, and cracked, scaly skin between your toes.you can get athlete's foot from damp surfaces, such as showers, swimming pools, and locker room floors. To prevent it
    • keep your feet clean, dry, and cool
    • wear clean socks
    • don't walk barefoot in public areas
    • wear flip-flops in locker room showers
    • keep your toenails clean and clipped short
    treatments include over-the-counter antifungal creams for most cases and prescription medicines for more serious infections. These usually clear up the infection, but it can come back. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Dermatological pruritic lesion in the feet, caused by trichophyton rubrum, t. Mentagrophytes, or epidermophyton floccosum
Applies To
  • Athlete's foot
  • Tinea pedis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 110.4 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM B35.3 Tinea pedis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 110.4:
  • Athlete's
    • foot 110.4
  • Dermatophytosis (Epidermophyton) (infection) (microsporum) (tinea) (Trichophyton) 110.9
    • foot 110.4
  • Favus 110.9
    • foot 110.4
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • foot (skin) 686.9
      • fungus 110.4
  • Itch (see also Pruritus) 698.9
  • Malabar itch 110.9
    • foot 110.4
  • Ringworm 110.9
    • foot 110.4
  • Tinea (intersecta) (tarsi) 110.9
    • foot 110.4
    • pedis 110.4
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