ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2017

See: Other and unspecified infectious diseases

  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified infectious disease B99.9

B99.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B99.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B99 Other infectious diseases (B99)
Category B99 Other and unspecified infectious diseases

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Related Terms to “Unspecified infectious disease”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • epidemic - B99.9
    • infectious, infective - B99.9
  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • infective - B99.9
  • Granuloma - L92.9
    • infectious - B99.9
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B99.9 Unspecified infectious 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.