2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 696.4
Pityriasis rubra pilaris
- ICD-9-CM 696.4 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 696.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
- A chronic skin disease characterized by small follicular papules, disseminated reddish-brown scaly patches, and often, palmoplantar hyperkeratosis. The papules are about the size of a pin and topped by a horny plug
- A rare cutaneous disorder of unknown etiology characterized by the presence of reddish-orange scaly plaques, palmoplantar keratoderma, keratotic follicular papules, and confluent erythematous areas with areas of normal skin between the lesions
- pityriasis rubra (Hebra) (695.89)
- Devergie's disease
- Lichen ruber acuminatus
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2015 ICD-10-CM L44.0 Pityriasis rubra pilaris