Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B05.89

Short Description: Other measles complications

Long Description: Other measles complications

The code B05.89 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)
      • Measles (B05)
        • B05.89 Other measles complications

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Atypical measles
  • Exanthem due to measles virus
  • Exanthem due to measles virus
  • Exanthem due to measles virus
  • Measles myocarditis
  • Measles of the central nervous system
  • Measles with complication
  • Rubeola retinopathy

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B05.89 Right Arrow 055.79 Measles complication 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
B05 Measles
B05.0 Measles complicated by encephalitis
B05.1 Measles complicated by meningitis
B05.2 Measles complicated by pneumonia
B05.3 Measles complicated by otitis media
B05.4 Measles with intestinal complications
B05.8 Measles with other complications
B05.81 Measles keratitis and keratoconjunctivitis
B05.9 Measles without complication

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