2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88.0

Other acariasis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • B88.0 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 B88.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B88.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 B88.0 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Acarine dermatitis
  • Dermatitis due to Demodex species
  • Dermatitis due to Dermanyssus gallinae
  • Dermatitis due to Liponyssoides sanguineus
  • Trombiculosis
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (B88.0) and the excluded code together.
  • scabies (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B86

    Scabies

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Sarcoptic itch
    B86
    )
The following code(s) above B88.0 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 B88.0:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acariasis
  • Acariasis infection
  • Demodex infestation
  • Infestation by demodex
Clinical Information
  • Infestations with arthropods of the subclass acari, superorder acariformes.
ICD-10-CM B88.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert B88.0 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 B88.0:
  • Acariasis B88.0
  • Acarodermatitis B88.0 (urticarioides)
  • Bite(s) (animal) (human)
    • chigger B88.0
    • red bug B88.0
  • Cheese itch B88.0
  • Chigger B88.0 (infestation)
  • Copra itch B88.0
  • Demodex folliculorum B88.0 (infestation)
  • Dermatitis (eczematous) L30.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L30.9

    Dermatitis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Eczema NOS
    • due to
      • Demodex species B88.0
      • Dermanyssus gallinae B88.0
      • Liponyssoides sanguineus B88.0
    • eyelid - see also Dermatosis, eyelid
    • acarine B88.0
    • harvest mite B88.0
    • Leptus B88.0
    • mite B88.0
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal (disease) (infantile) (inflammatory) R19.7
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R19.7

    Diarrhea, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Diarrhea NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • functional diarrhea (K59.1)
    • neonatal diarrhea (P78.3)
    • psychogenic diarrhea (F45.8)
    • mite B88.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • South African creeping B88.0
  • Grain mite B88.0 (itch)
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) B99.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B99.9

    Unspecified infectious disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • Trombicula B88.0 (irritans)
  • Infestation B88.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88.9

    Infestation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Infestation (skin) NOS
    • Infestation by mites NOS
    • Skin parasites NOS
    • Acariasis B88.0
      • demodex folliculorum B88.0
      • trombiculae B88.0
    • chigger B88.0
    • Demodex B88.0 (folliculorum)
    • Dermanyssus gallinae B88.0
    • Liponyssoides sanguineus B88.0
    • red bug B88.0
    • Tetranychus molestissimus B88.0
    • Trombicula B88.0 (irritans)
  • Itch, itching - see also Pruritus
    • cheese B88.0
    • copra B88.0
    • grain B88.0
    • grocer's B88.0
    • harvest B88.0
    • poultrymen's B88.0
    • scrub B88.0
    • straw B88.0
  • Leptus dermatitis B88.0
  • Lumbermen's itch B88.0
  • Mite(s) (infestation) B88.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88.9

    Infestation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Infestation (skin) NOS
    • Infestation by mites NOS
    • Skin parasites NOS
    • diarrhea B88.0
    • grain B88.0 (itch)
    • hair follicle B88.0 (itch)
    • in sputum B88.0
  • Poultrymen's itch B88.0
  • Red bugs B88.0
  • Straw itch B88.0
  • Trombiculosis, trombiculiasis, trombidiosis B88.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B88.0
B87.1 Wound myiasis
B87.2 Ocular myiasis
B87.3 Nasopharyngeal myiasis
B87.4 Aural myiasis
B87.8 Myiasis of other sites
B87.81 Genitourinary myiasis
B87.82 Intestinal myiasis
B87.89 Myiasis of other sites
B87.9 Myiasis, unspecified
B88 Other infestations
B88.0 Other acariasis
B88.1 Tungiasis [sandflea infestation]
B88.2 Other arthropod infestations
B88.3 External hirudiniasis
B88.8 Other specified infestations
B88.9 Infestation, unspecified
B89 Unspecified parasitic disease
B90 Sequelae of tuberculosis
B90.0 Sequelae of central nervous system tuberculosis
B90.1 Sequelae of genitourinary tuberculosis
B90.2 Sequelae of tuberculosis of bones and joints

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