Diagnosis Code

B01.12 VARICELLA MYELITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B01.12

Short Description: Varicella myelitis

Long Description: Varicella myelitis

The code B01.12 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)
      • Varicella [chickenpox] (B01)
        • B01.12 Varicella myelitis

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Post-infective myelitis
  • Postvaricella myelitis

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B01.12 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Postchickenpox myelitis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B01.12 Right Arrow 052.2 Postvaricella myelitis
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
B01 Varicella [chickenpox]
B01.0 Varicella meningitis
B01.1 Varicella encephalitis, myelitis and encephalomyelitis
B01.11 Varicella encephalitis and encephalomyelitis
B01.2 Varicella pneumonia
B01.8 Varicella with other complications
B01.81 Varicella keratitis
B01.89 Other varicella complications
B01.9 Varicella without complication

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