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

See: Other superficial mycoses

  ICD-10 Code for Pityriasis versicolor B36.0

B36.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B36.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B35-B49 Mycoses (B35-B49)
Category B36 Other superficial mycoses

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Tinea flava
  • Tinea versicolor
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pityriasis versicolor”

  • Achromia parasitica - B36.0
  • Acladiosis(skin) - B36.0
  • Chromophytosis - B36.0
  • Dermatomycosis - B36.9
    • furfuracea - B36.0
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • Eichstedt's(pityriasis versicolor) - B36.0
  • Eichstedt's disease - B36.0
  • Furfur - L21.0
    • microsporon - B36.0
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Malassezia furfur - B36.0
    • pityrosporum furfur - B36.0
  • Microsporon furfur infestation - B36.0
  • Pityriasis(capitis) - L21.0
    • versicolor(scrotal) - B36.0
  • Tinea(intersecta) (tarsi) - B35.9
    • flava - B36.0
    • furfuracea - B36.0
    • versicolor - B36.0
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B36.0 Pityriasis versicolor

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