ICD-10-CM Code B26.9
Mumps without complication
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B26.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of mumps without complication. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B26 is used to code Parotitis
Coding Notes for B26.9 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.
- Mumps NOS
- Mumps parotitis NOS
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness with MCC.
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Mumps parotitis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B26.9 - Mumps without complication'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B26.9. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 072.9 was previously used, B26.9 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.