Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B00

Short Description: Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

Long Description: Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions (B00-B09)
      • Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections (B00)
        • B00 Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B00 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • congenital herpesviral infections (P35.2)
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • anogenital herpesviral infection (A60.-)
    • gammaherpesviral mononucleosis (B27.0-)
    • herpangina (B08.5)

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B00.0 Eczema herpeticum
2 B00.1 Herpesviral vesicular dermatitis
3 B00.2 Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis
4 B00.3 Herpesviral meningitis
5 B00.4 Herpesviral encephalitis
6 B00.5 Herpesviral ocular disease
7 B00.50 Herpesviral ocular disease, unspecified
8 B00.51 Herpesviral iridocyclitis
9 B00.52 Herpesviral keratitis
10 B00.53 Herpesviral conjunctivitis
11 B00.59 Other herpesviral disease of eye
12 B00.7 Disseminated herpesviral disease
13 B00.8 Other forms of herpesviral infections
14 B00.81 Herpesviral hepatitis
15 B00.82 Herpes simplex myelitis
16 B00.89 Other herpesviral infection
17 B00.9 Herpesviral infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018