ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Feb 20, 2019

See: Chromomycosis and pheomycotic abscess

B43 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

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Chromomycosis and pheomycotic abscess

More specific codes for Chromomycosis and pheomycotic abscess

  • B43.0 - Cutaneous chromomycosis
  • B43.1 - Pheomycotic brain abscess
  • B43.2 - Subcutaneous pheomycotic abscess and cyst
  • B43.8 - Other forms of chromomycosis
  • B43.9 - Chromomycosis, unspecified
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Questions related to B43 Chromomycosis and pheomycotic abscess

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.