Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B69.81

Short Description: Myositis in cysticercosis

Long Description: Myositis in cysticercosis

The code B69.81 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Cysticercosis (B69)
        • B69.81 Myositis in cysticercosis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM


  • Cestode myositis
  • Cysticercosis
  • Cysticercosis myositis
  • Parasitic myositis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B69.81 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Mcc (371)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Cc (372)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections Without Cc/mcc (373)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B69.81 Right Arrow 123.1 Cysticercosis
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
B69 Cysticercosis
B69.0 Cysticercosis of central nervous system
B69.1 Cysticercosis of eye
B69.8 Cysticercosis of other sites
B69.89 Cysticercosis of other sites
B69.9 Cysticercosis, unspecified

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