Valid for Submission
B06.82 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of rubella arthritis. The code B06.82 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code B06.82 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like arthritis due to viral infection, arthropathy associated with viral disease or rubella arthritis.
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code B06.82 are found in the index:
- - Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) - M19.90
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Arthritis due to viral infection
- Arthropathy associated with viral disease
- Rubella arthritis
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Information for Patients
Also called: German measles, Three day measles
Rubella is an infection caused by a virus. It is usually mild with fever and a rash. About half of the people who get rubella do not have symptoms. If you do get them, symptoms may include
- A rash that starts on the face and spreads to the body
- Mild fever
- Aching joints, especially in young women
- Swollen glands
Rubella is most dangerous for a pregnant woman's baby. It can cause miscarriage or birth defects.
Rubella spreads when an infected person coughs or sneezes. People without symptoms can still spread it. There is no treatment, but the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine can prevent it.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Congenital rubella (Medical Encyclopedia)
- MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella) Vaccine: What You Need to Know (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
- MMRV (Measles, Mumps, Rubella, and Varicella) Vaccine: What You Need to Know (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
- Rubella (Medical Encyclopedia)
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