Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B00.89

Short Description: Other herpesviral infection

Long Description: Other herpesviral infection

The code B00.89 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)
        • B00.89 Other herpesviral infection

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Chronic mucocutaneous herpes simplex infection
  • Disease due to Alphaherpesvirinae
  • Disease due to Betaherpesvirinae
  • Disease due to Gammaherpesvirinae
  • Erythema multiforme due to Herpes simplex infection
  • Erythema multiforme due to viral disease
  • Esophageal herpes simplex infection
  • Gingival disease due to recurrent oral herpes simplex infection
  • Herpes simplex duodenitis
  • Herpes simplex gastrointestinal tract infection
  • Herpes simplex gastrointestinal tract infection
  • Herpes simplex gastrointestinal tract infection
  • Herpes simplex infection of buttock
  • Herpes simplex infection of skin of breast
  • Herpes simplex pneumonia
  • Herpes simplex with complication
  • Herpes virus infection of the central nervous system
  • Herpesvirus saimiri infection
  • Herpesvirus T infection
  • Herpetic whitlow
  • Impetigo simplex
  • Infection of central nervous system caused by Herpes simplex virus
  • Infection of skin and/or mucous membrane caused by Herpes simplex virus
  • Infection of urinary tract caused by Herpes simplex
  • Recurrent herpetic whitlow
  • Recurrent skin infection
  • Viral duodenitis

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B00.89 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Herpesviral whitlow

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B00.89 Right Arrow 054.6 Herpetic whitlow
054.79 H simplex complicat NEC

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
B00.0 Eczema herpeticum
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
B00.9 Herpesviral infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2023