Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B01.2

Short Description: Varicella pneumonia

Long Description: Varicella pneumonia

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions (B00-B09)
      • Varicella [chickenpox] (B01)
        • B01.2 Varicella pneumonia

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B01.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations With Mcc (177)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations With Cc (178)
  • Respiratory Infections And Inflammations Without Cc/mcc (179)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B01.2 Right Arrow 052.1 Varicella pneumonitis
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B01 Varicella [chickenpox]
2 B01.0 Varicella meningitis
3 B01.1 Varicella encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis
4 B01.11 Varicella encephalitis and encephalomyelitis
5 B01.12 Varicella myelitis
6 B01.8 Varicella with other complications
7 B01.81 Varicella keratitis
8 B01.89 Other varicella complications
9 B01.9 Varicella without complication

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