L81.5: Leukoderma, not elsewhere classified
You have a condition where white patches are seen on the skin.
These kinds of white patches can appear after another skin condition there has healed.
The skin is not able to form pigmentation in the affected areas.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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