ICD-10-CM Code B06
Rubella [German measles]
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 B06 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of B06 that describes the diagnosis 'rubella [german measles]' in more detail.
- B06 Rubella [German measles] NON-BILLABLE
- B06.0 Rubella NON-BILLABLE
- B06.8 Rubella NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B06.9 Rubella
The ICD code B06 is used to code Exanthem
An exanthem or exanthema (from Greek ἐξάνθημα exánthēma, "a breaking out") is a widespread rash usually occurring in children but can occur in adults. An exanthem can be caused by toxins, drugs, or microorganisms, or can result from autoimmune disease.
|MeSH Codes:||D005076, D005076, D005076, D005076, D005076|
|ICD 9 Codes:||34, 55, 56, 57, 782.1|
this disease in an adult
Coding Notes for B06 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Congenital rubella - instead, use code P35.0
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B06 - Rubella [German measles]'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B06. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.