B74.8 OTHER FILARIASES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B74.8

Short Description: Other filariases

Long Description: Other filariases

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Filariasis (B74)
        • B74.8 Other filariases

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B74.8 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 B74.8 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Dirofilariasis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B74.8 Right Arrow 125.6 Filariasis NEC
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 B74 Filariasis
2 B74.0 Filariasis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
3 B74.1 Filariasis due to Brugia malayi
4 B74.2 Filariasis due to Brugia timori
5 B74.3 Loiasis
6 B74.4 Mansonelliasis
7 B74.9 Filariasis, unspecified



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