ICD-10 Diagnosis Code B00.52

Herpesviral keratitis

Diagnosis Code B00.52

ICD-10: B00.52
Short Description: Herpesviral keratitis
Long Description: Herpesviral keratitis
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code B00.52

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Code Classification
  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Viral infections characterized by skin and mucous membrane lesions (B00-B09)
      • Herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections (B00)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code B00.52 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 124 - OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITH MCC
  • 125 - OTHER DISORDERS OF THE EYE WITHOUT MCC

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Synonyms
  • Corneal endotheliitis
  • Dendritic keratitis of bilateral eyes caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Dendritic keratitis of left eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Dendritic keratitis of right eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Dendritic ulcer
  • Disciform keratitis
  • Disciform keratitis of left eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Disciform keratitis of right eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Disorder of cornea of bilateral eyes
  • Disorder of cornea of bilateral eyes
  • Herpes simplex corneal endotheliitis
  • Herpes simplex dendritic keratitis
  • Herpes simplex disciform keratitis
  • Herpes simplex keratitis
  • Herpes simplex keratoconjunctivitis
  • Herpes simplex necrotizing stromal keratitis
  • Herpes simplex stromal keratitis
  • Herpes simplex subepithelial infiltrates
  • Herpes simplex virus epithelial keratitis
  • Infection of bilateral eyes
  • Infective corneal ulcer
  • Infective corneal ulcer
  • Infective corneal ulcer
  • Infiltrate of cornea
  • Interstitial and deep keratitis
  • Keratitis of bilateral eyes caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Keratitis of left eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Keratitis of right eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Necrotizing keratitis
  • Primary herpes simplex
  • Primary herpes simplex keratoconjunctivitis
  • Punctate epithelial keratitis
  • Stromal keratitis of left eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Stromal keratitis of right eye caused by herpes simplex virus
  • Superficial keratitis
  • Viral corneal ulcer

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Herpes Simplex

Also called: HSV

Herpes is an infection that is caused by a herpes simplex virus (HSV). Oral herpes causes cold sores around the mouth or face. Genital herpes affects the genitals, buttocks or anal area. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD). It affects the genitals, buttocks or anal area. Other herpes infections can affect the eyes, skin, or other parts of the body. The virus can be dangerous in newborn babies or in people with weak immune systems.

There are two types of HSV:

  • HSV type 1 most commonly causes cold sores. It can also cause genital herpes.
  • HSV type 2 is the usual cause of genital herpes, but it also can infect the mouth.

HSV spreads through direct contact. Some people have no symptoms. Others get sores near the area where the virus has entered the body. They turn into blisters, become itchy and painful, and then heal.

Most people have outbreaks several times a year. Over time, you get them less often. Medicines to help your body fight the virus can help lessen symptoms and decrease outbreaks.

  • Esophagitis - infectious (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Herpes viral culture of lesion (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Serum herpes simplex antibodies (Medical Encyclopedia)


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