The ICD-10 CM code for unstageable pressure ulcer of right hip is L89.210.
Under the ICD-10 CM, it is filed under the <u>other disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue.</u>
Pressure ulcers, decubitus ulcers, or bed sores are skin disorders caused by <u>prolonged pressure in the skin</u>, mostly prominent on bony areas. Most patients prone to this condition are the <u>bed-ridden ones</u>. For proper nursing care, patients are <u>required to be re-positioned every hour or so</u>, depending on the severity of the ulcers. <u>Wound care is also important</u> to reduce possible bacterial infection or further tissue death.