ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Measles complicated by otitis media B05.3

B05.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B05.3 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B00-B09 Viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions (B00-B09)
Category B05 Measles

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Postmeasles otitis media
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Measles complicated by otitis media”

  • Measles(black) (hemorrhagic) (suppressed) - B05.9
    • with
      • otitis media - B05.3
  • Otitis(acute) - H66.90
    • media(hemorrhagic) (staphylococcal) (streptococcal) - H66.9
      • acute, subacute - H66.90
        • necrotizing — See also Otitis, media, suppurative, acute
          • in
            • measles - B05.3
      • in(due to) (with)
        • measles - B05.3
      • postmeasles - B05.3
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.