ICD-10-CM Code B00.52
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B00.52 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of herpesviral keratitis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B0052 is used to code Herpes simplex keratitis
herpetic simplex keratitis, also known as herpetic keratoconjunctivitis and herpesviral keratitis, is a form of keratitis caused by recurrent herpes simplex virus (hsv) infection in the cornea.:370
|ICD 9 Code:||544.3|
Coding Notes for B00.52 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Herpesviral keratoconjunctivitis
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye with MCC.
- DRG Group #124-125 - Other disorders of the eye without MCC.
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
- DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition with MCC.
- DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition with CC.
- DRG Group #974-976 - Hiv with major related condition without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Herpes simplex virus epithelial keratitis (disorder)
- Herpes simplex necrotizing stromal keratitis (disorder)
- Dendritic ulcer (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B00.52 - Herpesviral keratitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B00.52. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code B00.52 and a single ICD9 code, 054.43 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.