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Diagnosis Code: B02.29

Short Description: Other postherpetic nervous system involvement

Long Description: Other postherpetic nervous system involvement

The code B02.29 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)
      • Zoster [herpes zoster] (B02)
        • B02.29 Other postherpetic nervous system involvement

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Acute glossopharyngeal Herpes zoster neuropathy
  • Acute herpes zoster neuropathy
  • Cranial neuropathy due to Herpes zoster
  • Herpes zoster dermatitis
  • Herpes zoster dermatitis
  • Herpes zoster dermatitis
  • Herpes zoster involving cervical dermatome
  • Herpes zoster involving sacral dermatome
  • Herpes zoster radiculitis
  • Herpes zoster with nervous system complication
  • Intercostal neuralgia
  • Intercostal neuropathy
  • Intercostal post-herpetic neuralgia
  • Postherpetic neuralgia
  • Post-herpetic neuritis
  • Postinfectious neuralgia
  • Postinfectious neuralgia
  • Postinfective intercostal neuralgia
  • Postinfective peripheral neuralgia
  • Thoracic herpes zoster infection

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B02.29 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Postherpetic radiculopathy

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B02.29 Right Arrow 053.10 H zoster nerv syst NOS
053.19 H zoster nerv syst 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
B02 Zoster [herpes zoster]
B02.0 Zoster encephalitis
B02.1 Zoster meningitis
B02.2 Zoster with other nervous system involvement
B02.21 Postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis
B02.22 Postherpetic trigeminal neuralgia
B02.23 Postherpetic polyneuropathy
B02.24 Postherpetic myelitis
B02.3 Zoster ocular disease
B02.30 Zoster ocular disease, unspecified
B02.31 Zoster conjunctivitis
B02.32 Zoster iridocyclitis
B02.33 Zoster keratitis
B02.34 Zoster scleritis
B02.39 Other herpes zoster eye disease
B02.7 Disseminated zoster
B02.8 Zoster with other complications
B02.9 Zoster without complications

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