Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B68

Short Description: Taeniasis

Long Description: Taeniasis

The code B68 is NOT VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Taeniasis (B68)
        • B68 Taeniasis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B68 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • cysticercosis (B69.-)

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B68.0 Taenia solium taeniasis
B68.1 Taenia saginata taeniasis
B68.9 Taeniasis, unspecified

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