ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Tinea cruris B35.6

B35.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B35.6 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
  • Dhobi itch
  • Groin ringworm
  • Jock itch
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Tinea cruris”

  • Baerensprung's disease(eczema marginatum) - B35.6
  • Dermatophytosis(epidermophyton) (infection) (Microsporum) (tinea) (Trichophyton) - B35.9
    • groin - B35.6
    • perianal(area) - B35.6
  • Dhobi itch - B35.6
  • Eczema(acute) (chronic) (erythematous) (fissum) (rubrum) (squamous) - L30.9See also Dermatitis
    • marginatum(hebrae) - B35.6
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
  • Itch, itchingSee also Pruritus
    • dhobi - B35.6
    • jock - B35.6
  • Ringworm - B35.9
    • groin - B35.6
    • perianal(area) - B35.6
  • Tinea(intersecta) (tarsi) - B35.9
    • cruris - B35.6
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B35.6 Tinea cruris

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.