ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Erythema infectiosum [fifth disease] B08.3

B08.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B08.3 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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Related Terms to “Erythema infectiosum [fifth disease]”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • fifth - B08.3
    • Sticker's(erythema infectiosum) - B08.3
  • Erythema, erythematous(infectional) (inflammation) - L53.9
    • infectiosum - B08.3
  • Fifth disease - B08.3
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • erythema infectiosum - B08.3
  • Megalerythema(epidemic) - B08.3
  • Sticker's disease - B08.3
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B08.3 Erythema infectiosum [fifth disease]

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.