ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 25, 2019

See: Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

  ICD-10 Code for Herpesviral gingivostomatitis & pharyngotonsillitis B00.2

B00.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B00.2 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 B00 Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections

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

Related Terms to “Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis”

  • Gingivostomatitis - K05.10
    • herpesviral - B00.2
  • Herpes, herpesvirus, herpetic - B00.9
    • gingivostomatitis - B00.2
    • pharyngitis, pharyngotonsillitis - B00.2
    • stomatitis - B00.2
  • Pharyngitis(acute) (catarrhal)(gangrenous) (infective) (malignant) (membranous) (phlegmonous) (pseudomembranous) (simple) (subacute) (suppurative) (ulcerative) (viral) - J02.9
    • herpesviral - B00.2
  • Pharyngotonsillitis, herpesviral - B00.2
  • Sore
    • throat(acute) — See also Pharyngitis
      • herpesviral - B00.2
  • Stomatitis(denture) (ulcerative) - K12.1
    • herpesviral, herpetic - B00.2
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B00.2 Herpesviral gingivostomatitis and pharyngotonsillitis

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.