Diagnosis Code

B00.0 ECZEMA HERPETICUM

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B00.0

Short Description: Eczema herpeticum

Long Description: Eczema herpeticum

The code B00.0 is VALID for claim submission

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)
        • B00.0 Eczema herpeticum

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Eczema herpeticum
  • Eczema vaccinatum
  • Kaposi's varicelliform eruption due to vaccinia virus
  • Vaccinia
  • Vesicular eruption

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B00.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B00.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Kaposi's varicelliform eruption

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B00.0 Right Arrow 054.0 Eczema herpeticum
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B00 Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections
B00.1 Herpesviral vesicular dermatitis
B00.2 Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis
B00.3 Herpesviral meningitis
B00.4 Herpesviral encephalitis
B00.5 Herpesviral ocular disease
B00.50 Herpesviral ocular disease, unspecified
B00.51 Herpesviral iridocyclitis
B00.52 Herpesviral keratitis
B00.53 Herpesviral conjunctivitis
B00.59 Other herpesviral disease of eye
B00.7 Disseminated herpesviral disease
B00.8 Other forms of herpesviral infections
B00.81 Herpesviral hepatitis
B00.82 Herpes simplex myelitis
B00.89 Other herpesviral infection
B00.9 Herpesviral infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019