B81.8 OTHER SPECIFIED INTESTINAL HELMINTHIASES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B81.8

Short Description: Other specified intestinal helminthiases

Long Description: Other specified intestinal helminthiases

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Other intestinal helminthiases, not elsewhere classified (B81)
        • B81.8 Other specified intestinal helminthiases

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B81.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Esophagitis, Gastroenteritis And Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders With Mcc (391)
  • Esophagitis, Gastroenteritis And Miscellaneous Digestive Disorders Without Mcc (392)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B81.8 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Infection due to Oesophagostomum species [esophagostomiasis]
    • Infection due to Ternidens diminutus [ternidensiasis]

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B81.8 Right Arrow 127.7 Intest helminthiasis 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 B81 Other intestinal helminthiases, not elsewhere classified
2 B81.0 Anisakiasis
3 B81.1 Intestinal capillariasis
4 B81.2 Trichostrongyliasis
5 B81.3 Intestinal angiostrongyliasis
6 B81.4 Mixed intestinal helminthiases



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