ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 12, 2017

See: Cowpox and vaccinia not from vaccine

  ICD-10 Code for Cowpox B08.010

B08.010 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B08.010 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.
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Related Terms to “Cowpox”

  • Cowpox - B08.010
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B08.010 Cowpox

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.