2021 ICD-10-CM Codes for Anogenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections (A60)

Clinical Terms for Anogenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections (A60)

Herpes Genitalis-. Infection of the genitals (GENITALIA) with HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS in either the males or the females.

Herpes Simplex-. A group of acute infections caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 or type 2 that is characterized by the development of one or more small fluid-filled vesicles with a raised erythematous base on the skin or mucous membrane. It occurs as a primary infection or recurs due to a reactivation of a latent infection.

Herpes Simplex Virus-. A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily ALPHAHERPESVIRINAE, consisting of herpes simplex-like viruses. The type species is HERPESVIRUS 1, HUMAN.