ICD-10-CM Code B26
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 B26 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of B26 that describes the diagnosis 'mumps' in more detail.
- B26 Mumps NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B26.0 Mumps
- BILLABLE B26.1 Mumps
- BILLABLE B26.2 Mumps
- BILLABLE B26.3 Mumps
- B26.8 Mumps NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B26.9 Mumps
The ICD code B26 is used to code Parotitis
Coding Notes for B26 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- Epidemic parotitis
- Infectious parotitis
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B26 - Mumps'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B26. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.