ICD-10-CM Code B08.21
Exanthema subitum [sixth disease] due to human herpesvirus 6
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Pediatric OnlyCode is only used for patients 1 to 17 years old.
B08.21 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of exanthema subitum [sixth disease] due to human herpesvirus 6. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B082 is used to code Roseola
Roseola is a disease of children, generally under two years old. Although it has been known to occur in eighteen-year-olds, whose manifestations are usually limited to a transient rash ("exanthem") that occurs following a fever of about three days' duration.
|ICD 9 Code:||578|
Roseola on a 21-month-old girl
Coding Notes for B08.21 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.
- Roseola infantum due to human herpesvirus 6
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness with MCC.
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Roseola infantum due to human herpesvirus 6 (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B08.21 - Exanthema subitum [sixth disease] due to human herpesvirus 6'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 058.11 was previously used, B08.21 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.