ICD-10-CM Code B08
Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified
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 B08 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the nine child codes of B08 that describes the diagnosis 'oth viral infect with skin and mucous membrane lesions, nec' in more detail.
- B08 Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified NON-BILLABLE
- B08.0 Other infections NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B08.1
- B08.2 NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B08.3
- BILLABLE B08.4
- BILLABLE B08.5
- B08.6 infections NON-BILLABLE
- B08.7 infections NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B08.8 Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane
The ICD code B08 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 B08 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."
- Vesicular stomatitis virus disease - instead, use code A93.8
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B08 - Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B08. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.