Diagnosis Code

B37.81 CANDIDAL ESOPHAGITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B37.81

Short Description: Candidal esophagitis

Long Description: Candidal esophagitis

The code B37.81 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Mycoses (B35-B49)
      • Candidiasis (B37)
        • B37.81 Candidal esophagitis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Candidiasis of esophagus co-occurrent with human immunodeficiency virus infection
  • Candidiasis of mouth and esophagus
  • Candidiasis of the esophagus
  • Candidiasis of the esophagus
  • Disorder of gastrointestinal tract co-occurrent with human immunodeficiency virus infection
  • Fungal gastrointestinal infection
  • Gastrointestinal candidiasis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B37.81 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Esophageal Disorders With Mcc (368)
  • Major Esophageal Disorders With Cc (369)
  • Major Esophageal Disorders Without Cc/mcc (370)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B37.81 Right Arrow 112.84 Candidal esophagitis
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B37 Candidiasis
B37.0 Candidal stomatitis
B37.1 Pulmonary candidiasis
B37.2 Candidiasis of skin and nail
B37.3 Candidiasis of vulva and vagina
B37.4 Candidiasis of other urogenital sites
B37.41 Candidal cystitis and urethritis
B37.42 Candidal balanitis
B37.49 Other urogenital candidiasis
B37.5 Candidal meningitis
B37.6 Candidal endocarditis
B37.7 Candidal sepsis
B37.8 Candidiasis of other sites
B37.82 Candidal enteritis
B37.83 Candidal cheilitis
B37.84 Candidal otitis externa
B37.89 Other sites of candidiasis
B37.9 Candidiasis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018