2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B00.0

Eczema herpeticum

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • B00.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM B00.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B00.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 B00.0 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Kaposi's varicelliform eruption
The following code(s) above B00.0 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 B00.0:
  • A00-B99
    2019 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
  • B00
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B00

    Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital herpesviral infections (P35.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • anogenital herpesviral infection (A60.-)
    • gammaherpesviral mononucleosis (B27.0-)
    • herpangina (B08.5)
    Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections
Clinical Information
  • A disseminated vesicular-pustular eruption caused by the herpes simplex virus (herpesvirus hominis), the vaccinia virus, or varicella zoster (herpesvirus 3, human). It is usually superimposed on a preexisting, inactive or active, atopic dermatitis (dermatitis, atopic).
ICD-10-CM B00.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 974 Hiv with major related condition with mcc
  • 975 Hiv with major related condition with cc
  • 976 Hiv with major related condition without cc/mcc

Convert B00.0 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 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
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to B00.0:
  • Eczema (acute) (chronic) (erythematous) (fissum) (rubrum) (squamous) L30.9
    - see also Dermatitis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L30.9

    Dermatitis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Eczema NOS
    • herpeticum B00.0
  • Eruption
    • skin (nonspecific) R21
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R21

      Rash and other nonspecific skin eruption

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Includes
      • rash NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • specified type of rash- code to condition
      • vesicular eruption (R23.8)
      • Kaposi's varicelliform B00.0
    • Kaposi's varicelliform B00.0
  • Kaposi's

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B00.0
A98 Other viral hemorrhagic fevers, not elsewhere classified
A98.0 Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever
A98.1 Omsk hemorrhagic fever
A98.2 Kyasanur Forest disease
A98.3 Marburg virus disease
A98.4 Ebola virus disease
A98.5 Hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome
A98.8 Other specified viral hemorrhagic fevers
A99 Unspecified viral hemorrhagic fever
B00 Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections
B00.0 Eczema herpeticum
B00.1 Herpesviral vesicular dermatitis
B00.2 Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis
B00.3 Herpesviral meningitis
B00.4 Herpesviral encephalitis
B00.5 Herpesviral ocular disease
B00.50 …… unspecified
B00.51 Herpesviral iridocyclitis
B00.52 Herpesviral keratitis
B00.53 Herpesviral conjunctivitis
B00.59 Other herpesviral disease of eye

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