Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B85

Short Description: Pediculosis and phthiriasis

Long Description: Pediculosis and phthiriasis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations (B85-B89)
      • Pediculosis and phthiriasis (B85)
        • B85 Pediculosis and phthiriasis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B85.0 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus capitis
2 B85.1 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus corporis
3 B85.2 Pediculosis, unspecified
4 B85.3 Phthiriasis
5 B85.4 Mixed pediculosis and phthiriasis

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