Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B85.2

Short Description: Pediculosis, unspecified

Long Description: Pediculosis, unspecified

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations (B85-B89)
      • Pediculosis and phthiriasis (B85)
        • B85.2 Pediculosis, unspecified

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B85.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B85.2 Right Arrow 132.9 Pediculosis NOS
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B85 Pediculosis and phthiriasis
2 B85.0 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus capitis
3 B85.1 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus corporis
4 B85.3 Phthiriasis
5 B85.4 Mixed pediculosis and phthiriasis

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018