B45.1 CEREBRAL CRYPTOCOCCOSIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B45.1

Short Description: Cerebral cryptococcosis

Long Description: Cerebral cryptococcosis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Mycoses (B35-B49)
      • Cryptococcosis (B45)
        • B45.1 Cerebral cryptococcosis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B45.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Cryptococcal meningitis
    • Cryptococcosis meningocerebralis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B45.1 Right Arrow 117.5 Cryptococcosis
321.0 Cryptococcal meningitis
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2015 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

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B45 Cryptococcosis
2 B45.0 Pulmonary cryptococcosis
3 B45.2 Cutaneous cryptococcosis
4 B45.3 Osseous cryptococcosis
5 B45.7 Disseminated cryptococcosis
6 B45.8 Other forms of cryptococcosis
7 B45.9 Cryptococcosis, unspecified



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2017