ICD-10-CM Code B34.8
Other viral infections of unspecified site
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B34.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other viral infections of unspecified site. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B348 is used to code Human parainfluenza viruses
Human parainfluenza viruses (hPIVs) are the viruses that cause 'human parainfluenza.' hPIVs are a group of four distinct serotypes of enveloped single-stranded RNA viruses belonging to the paramyxovirus family. These viruses are closely associated with both human and veterinary disease. They are approximately 150–250 nm in size and composed of negative sense RNA with a genome encompassing ~15,000 nucleotides.
|ICD 9 Code:||480.2|
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness with MCC.
- DRG Group #865-866 - Viral illness without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Disease due to BK polyomavirus (disorder)
- Infection by Bluetongue virus (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B34.8 - Other viral infections of unspecified site'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code B34.8 and a single ICD9 code, 079.89 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.