2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B08.5

Enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • B08.5 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 B08.5 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B08.5 - other international versions of ICD-10 B08.5 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Herpangina
The following code(s) above B08.5 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 B08.5:
  • 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
  • B08
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B08

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

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • vesicular stomatitis virus disease (A93.8)
    Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Herpangina
ICD-10-CM B08.5 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy without cc/mcc
  • 152 Otitis media and uri with mcc
  • 153 Otitis media and uri without mcc

Convert B08.5 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
Code annotations containing back-references to B08.5:
  • Type 1 Excludes: J02.8
    , J02.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J02.8

    Acute pharyngitis due to other specified organisms

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute pharyngitis due to coxsackie virus (B08.5)
    • acute pharyngitis due to gonococcus (A54.5)
    • acute pharyngitis due to herpes [simplex] virus (B00.2)
    • acute pharyngitis due to infectious mononucleosis (B27.-)
    • enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis (B08.5)
    Use Additional
    • code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J02.8

    Acute pharyngitis due to other specified organisms

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute pharyngitis due to coxsackie virus (B08.5)
    • acute pharyngitis due to gonococcus (A54.5)
    • acute pharyngitis due to herpes [simplex] virus (B00.2)
    • acute pharyngitis due to infectious mononucleosis (B27.-)
    • enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis (B08.5)
    Use Additional
    • code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent
  • Type 2 Excludes: 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)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to B08.5:
  • Angina (attack) (cardiac) (chest) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) I20.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I20.9

    Angina pectoris, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Angina NOS
    • Anginal syndrome
    • Cardiac angina
    • Ischemic chest pain
    • aphthous B08.5
  • Coxsackie (virus) (infection) B34.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B34.1

    Enterovirus infection, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Coxsackievirus infection NOS
    • Echovirus infection NOS
    • pharyngitis B08.5
  • Herpangina B08.5
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) B99.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B99.9

    Unspecified infectious disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • pharynx - see also Pharyngitis
      • coxsackievirus B08.5
  • Pharyngitis (acute) (catarrhal)(gangrenous) (infective) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pseudomembranous) (simple) (subacute) (suppurative) (ulcerative) (viral) J02.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J02.9

    Acute pharyngitis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Gangrenous pharyngitis (acute)
    • Infective pharyngitis (acute) NOS
    • Pharyngitis (acute) NOS
    • Sore throat (acute) NOS
    • Suppurative pharyngitis (acute)
    • Ulcerative pharyngitis (acute)
    • aphthous B08.5
    • coxsackievirus B08.5
    • enteroviral vesicular B08.5
    • vesicular, enteroviral B08.5
  • Sore
    • throat (acute) - see also Pharyngitis
      • viral NEC J02.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J02.8

        Acute pharyngitis due to other specified organisms

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • acute pharyngitis due to coxsackie virus (B08.5)
        • acute pharyngitis due to gonococcus (A54.5)
        • acute pharyngitis due to herpes [simplex] virus (B00.2)
        • acute pharyngitis due to infectious mononucleosis (B27.-)
        • enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis (B08.5)
        Use Additional
        • code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent
        • coxsackie B08.5
      • coxsackie B08.5 (virus)
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Zahorsky's B08.5
  • Zahorsky's syndrome B08.5 (herpangina)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B08.5
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]
B08.20 …… unspecified
B08.21 …… due to human herpesvirus 6
B08.22 …… due to human herpesvirus 7
B08.3 Erythema infectiosum [fifth disease]
B08.4 Enteroviral vesicular stomatitis with exanthem
B08.5 Enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis
B08.6 Parapoxvirus infections
B08.60 Parapoxvirus infection, unspecified
B08.61 Bovine stomatitis
B08.62 Sealpox
B08.69 Other parapoxvirus infections
B08.7 Yatapoxvirus infections
B08.70 Yatapoxvirus infection, unspecified
B08.71 Tanapox virus disease
B08.72 Yaba pox virus disease
B08.79 Other yatapoxvirus infections

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