Diagnosis Code

B42.81 CEREBRAL SPOROTRICHOSIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B42.81

Short Description: Cerebral sporotrichosis

Long Description: Cerebral sporotrichosis

The code B42.81 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Mycoses (B35-B49)
      • Sporotrichosis (B42)
        • B42.81 Cerebral sporotrichosis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Extracutaneous sporotrichosis
  • Fungal meningitis
  • Meningitis caused by Sporothrix schenkii

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B42.81 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B42.81 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Meningitis due to sporotrichosis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B42.81 Right Arrow 117.1 Sporotrichosis
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
B42 Sporotrichosis
B42.0 Pulmonary sporotrichosis
B42.1 Lymphocutaneous sporotrichosis
B42.7 Disseminated sporotrichosis
B42.8 Other forms of sporotrichosis
B42.82 Sporotrichosis arthritis
B42.89 Other forms of sporotrichosis
B42.9 Sporotrichosis, unspecified

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