ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis B08.5

B08.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B08.5 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 B08 Other viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions, not elsewhere classified

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

Related Terms to “Enteroviral vesicular pharyngitis”

  • Angina(attack) (cardiac) (chest) (heart) (pectoris) (syndrome) (vasomotor) - I20.9
    • aphthous - B08.5
  • Coxsackie(virus) (infection) - B34.1
    • pharyngitis - B08.5
  • Herpangina - B08.5
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • pharynx — See also Pharyngitis
      • coxsackievirus - B08.5
  • Pharyngitis(acute) (catarrhal)(gangrenous) (infective) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pseudomembranous) (simple) (subacute) (suppurative) (ulcerative) (viral) - J02.9
    • aphthous - B08.5
    • coxsackievirus - B08.5
    • enteroviral vesicular - B08.5
    • vesicular, enteroviral - B08.5
  • Sore
    • throat(acute) — See also Pharyngitis
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • Zahorsky's - B08.5
  • Zahorsky's syndrome(herpangina) - B08.5
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.