2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B08

Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as B08. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • vesicular stomatitis virus disease (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A93.8

    Other specified arthropod-borne viral fevers

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Piry virus disease
    • Vesicular stomatitis virus disease [Indiana fever]
    A93.8
    )
The following code(s) above B08 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to B08:
  • A00-B99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range A00-B99

    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases

    Includes
    • diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
    Type 1 Excludes
    • certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
    Type 2 Excludes
    • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
    • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)
    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B08
B06.09 Other neurological complications of rubella
B06.8 Rubella with other complications
B06.81 Rubella pneumonia
B06.82 Rubella arthritis
B06.89 Other rubella complications
B06.9 Rubella without complication
B07 Viral warts
B07.0 Plantar wart
B07.8 Other viral warts
B07.9 Viral wart, unspecified
B08 Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified
B08.0 Other orthopoxvirus infections
B08.01 Cowpox and vaccinia not from vaccine
B08.010 Cowpox
B08.011 Vaccinia not from vaccine
B08.02 Orf virus disease
B08.03 Pseudocowpox [milker's node]
B08.04 Paravaccinia, unspecified
B08.09 Other orthopoxvirus infections
B08.1 Molluscum contagiosum
B08.2 Exanthema subitum [sixth disease]

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.