Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B35.3

Tinea pedis

    2015 Billable Code

  • B35.3 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, B35.3 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B35.3. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Clinical Information
  • Athlete's foot is a common infection caused by a fungus. It most often affects the space between the toes. Symptoms include itching, burning, and cracked, scaly skin between your toes.you can get athlete's foot from damp surfaces, such as showers, swimming pools, and locker room floors. To prevent it
    • keep your feet clean, dry, and cool
    • wear clean socks
    • don't walk barefoot in public areas
    • wear flip-flops in locker room showers
    • keep your toenails clean and clipped short
    treatments include over-the-counter antifungal creams for most cases and prescription medicines for more serious infections. These usually clear up the infection, but it can come back. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Dermatological pruritic lesion in the feet, caused by trichophyton rubrum, t. Mentagrophytes, or epidermophyton floccosum.
Applicable To
  • Athlete's foot
  • Dermatophytosis of foot
  • Foot ringworm
ICD-10-CM B35.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM B35.3 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM B35.3: