Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B05.9

Short Description: Measles without complication

Long Description: Measles without complication

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions (B00-B09)
      • Measles (B05)
        • B05.9 Measles without complication

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B05.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Viral Illness With Mcc (865)
  • Viral Illness Without Mcc (866)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B05.9 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Measles NOS

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B05.9 Right Arrow 055.9 Measles uncomplicated
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 B05 Measles
2 B05.0 Measles complicated by encephalitis
3 B05.1 Measles complicated by meningitis
4 B05.2 Measles complicated by pneumonia
5 B05.3 Measles complicated by otitis media
6 B05.4 Measles with intestinal complications
7 B05.8 Measles with other complications
8 B05.81 Measles keratitis and keratoconjunctivitis
9 B05.89 Other measles complications

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