ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017

See: Dermatophytosis

  ICD-10 Code for Tinea barbae & tinea capitis B35.0

B35.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B35.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B35-B49 Mycoses (B35-B49)
Category B35 Dermatophytosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Beard ringworm
  • Kerion
  • Scalp ringworm
  • Sycosis, mycotic
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Tinea barbae and tinea capitis”

  • Dermatophytosis(epidermophyton) (infection) (Microsporum) (tinea) (Trichophyton) - B35.9
    • beard - B35.0
    • capitis - B35.0
    • scalp - B35.0
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • Gruby's(tinea tonsurans) - B35.0
  • Gruby's disease - B35.0
  • Herpes, herpesvirus, herpetic - B00.9
    • tonsurans - B35.0
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
  • Itch, itchingSee also Pruritus
    • barber's - B35.0
    • Malabar - B35.5
      • beard - B35.0
      • scalp - B35.0
  • Kerion(celsi) - B35.0
  • ParasiticSee also condition
    • sycosis(beard) (scalp) - B35.0
  • Ringworm - B35.9
    • beard - B35.0
    • black dot - B35.0
    • honeycomb - B35.0
    • scalp - B35.0
  • Sycosis - L73.8
    • contagiosa(mycotic) - B35.0
    • mycotic - B35.0
    • parasitic - B35.0
  • Tinea(intersecta) (tarsi) - B35.9
    • asbestina - B35.0
    • barbae - B35.0
    • beard - B35.0
    • black dot - B35.0
    • capitis - B35.0
    • kerion - B35.0
    • scalp - B35.0
    • sycosis - B35.0
    • tonsurans - B35.0
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.