Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B73

Short Description: Onchocerciasis

Long Description: Onchocerciasis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Onchocerciasis (B73)
        • B73 Onchocerciasis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B73 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Includes Notes:
    • onchocerca volvulus infection
    • onchocercosis
    • river blindness

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B73.0 Onchocerciasis with eye disease
2 B73.00 Onchocerciasis with eye involvement, unspecified
3 B73.01 Onchocerciasis with endophthalmitis
4 B73.02 Onchocerciasis with glaucoma
5 B73.09 Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement
6 B73.1 Onchocerciasis without eye disease

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