ICD-10-CM Code B02
Zoster [herpes zoster]
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code B02 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the seven child codes of B02 that describes the diagnosis 'zoster [herpes zoster]' in more detail.
- B02 Zoster [herpes zoster] NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B02.0 Zoster
- BILLABLE B02.1 Zoster
- B02.2 Zoster NON-BILLABLE
- B02.3 Zoster NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B02.7
- BILLABLE B02.8 Zoster
- BILLABLE B02.9 Zoster
The ICD code B02 is used to code Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
herpes zoster ophthalmicus (hzo) and also known as ophthalmic zoster is a disease characterised by reactivation of dormant varicella zoster virus residing within the ophthalmic nerve (the first division of the trigeminal nerve).:380 this condition is an important subtype of shingles, representing 15% of all cases. herpes zoster ophthalmicus is transmitted via direct contact or droplets. varicella zoster virus is a dna virus which produces acidophilic intranuclear inclusion bodies. the virus is neurotrophic in nature.
|ICD 9 Code:||532.0|
Herpes zoster ophthalmicus
Coding Notes for B02 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B02 - Zoster [herpes zoster]'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B02. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.