ICD-10-CM Code B88.0
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B88.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other acariasis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B880 is used to code Acariasis
Acariasis is an infestation with mites.
|ICD 9 Code:||133|
Coding Notes for B88.0 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.
- Acarine dermatitis
- Dermatitis due to Demodex species
- Dermatitis due to Dermanyssus gallinae
- Dermatitis due to Liponyssoides sanguineus
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Scabies - instead, use Code B86
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #606-607 - Minor skin disorders without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Allergic asthma due to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (disorder)
- Allergic rhinitis due to Dermatophagoides farinae (disorder)
- Allergic rhinitis due to Dermatophagoides pteronyssinus (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B88.0 - Other acariasis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B88.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 B88.0 and a single ICD9 code, 133.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.