Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B01.89

Short Description: Other varicella complications

Long Description: Other varicella complications

The code B01.89 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)
      • Varicella [chickenpox] (B01)
        • B01.89 Other varicella complications

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Acute cerebellar ataxia due to varicella
  • Anetoderma following varicella
  • Chickenpox with complication
  • Exanthem due to varicella
  • Neurological varicella
  • Secondary cerebellar degeneration
  • Varicella
  • Varicella-zoster virus eyelid dermatitis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B01.89 Right Arrow 052.7 Varicella complicat NEC
052.8 Varicella complicat NOS

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
B01.12 Varicella myelitis
B01.2 Varicella pneumonia
B01.8 Varicella with other complications
B01.81 Varicella keratitis
B01.9 Varicella without complication

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2021