ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Unspecified viral hepatitis

B19.1 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Unspecified viral hepatitis B

More specific codes for Unspecified viral hepatitis B

  • B19.10 - Unspecified viral hepatitis B without hepatic coma
  • B19.11 - Unspecified viral hepatitis B with hepatic coma
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.