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

See: Other human herpesvirus encephalitis

  ICD-10 Code for Human herpesvirus 6 encephalitis B10.01

B10.01 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B10.01 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B10 Other human herpesviruses (B10)
Category B10 Other human herpesviruses

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

Related Terms to “Human herpesvirus 6 encephalitis”

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Questions related to B10.01 Human herpesvirus 6 encephalitis

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.