Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 054.0
Eczema herpeticum
  • ICD-9-CM 054.0 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 054.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 054.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 054.0: 2012 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Kaposi's varicelliform eruption
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 054.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B00.0 Eczema herpeticum
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 054.0:
  • Eczema (acute) (allergic) (chronic) (erythematous) (fissum) (occupational) (rubrum) (squamous) 692.9
    • herpeticum 054.0
  • Eruption
    • Kaposi's varicelliform 054.0
    • skin (see also Dermatitis) 782.1
      • creeping (meaning hookworm) 126.9
      • due to
        • chemical(s) NEC 692.4
        • drug - see Dermatitis, due to, drug
        • prophylactic inoculation or vaccination against disease - see Dermatitis, due to, vaccine
        • smallpox vaccination NEC - see Dermatitis, due to, vaccine
      • erysipeloid 027.1
      • feigned 698.4
      • hutchinson, summer 692.72
      • kaposi's, varicelliform 054.0
      • lichenoid, axilla 698.3
      • polymorphous, due to light 692.72
      • toxic NEC 695.0
      • vesicular 709.8
  • Kaposi's
    • varicelliform eruption 054.0
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