Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B35
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- B35 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM B35 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B35 - other international versions of ICD-10 B35 may differ.
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that may be applicable to B35
- A disease of the scalp that may affect the glabrous skin and the nails and is recognized by the concave sulfur-yellow crusts that form around loose, wiry hairs. Atrophy ensues, leaving a smooth, glossy, thin, paper-white patch. This type of disease is rare in the United States and more frequently seen in the middle east, africa, southeastern europe, and other countries bordering the mediterranean sea. (Arnold, Odom, and James, Andrew's Diseases of the Skin, 8th ed, p319)
- 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
- 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
- 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B35
Hantavirus (cardio)-pulmonary syndrome [HPS] [HCPS]
Other specified viral diseases
Viral infection of unspecified site
Adenovirus infection, unspecified
Enterovirus infection, unspecified
Coronavirus infection, unspecified
Parvovirus infection, unspecified
Papovavirus infection, unspecified
Other viral infections of unspecified site
Viral infection, unspecified
Tinea barbae and tinea capitis
Other superficial mycoses
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.