Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B83.0

Short Description: Visceral larva migrans

Long Description: Visceral larva migrans

The code B83.0 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Other helminthiases (B83)
        • B83.0 Visceral larva migrans

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM


  • Disease caused by Paragonimidae
  • Extrapulmonary paragonimiasis
  • Gnathostomal visceral larva migrans
  • Infection caused by Gnathostoma
  • Infection caused by Paragonimus
  • Infection caused by Toxocara
  • Infection caused by Toxocara canis
  • Infection caused by Toxocara cati
  • Larva migrans of skin
  • Larval gnathostomiasis
  • Nematode myositis
  • Ocular toxocariasis
  • Paragonimus larva migrans
  • Parasitic chorioretinitis
  • Parasitic choroiditis
  • Parasitic endophthalmitis
  • Parasitic myositis
  • Toxicariasis of the central nervous system
  • Toxocara chorioretinitis
  • Toxocara endophthalmitis
  • Toxocara granuloma
  • Toxocara larva migrans of skin
  • Toxocariasis myositis
  • Visceral larva migrans syndrome
  • Visceral larva migrans syndrome

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B83.0 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 B83.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Toxocariasis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B83.0 Right Arrow 128.0 Toxocariasis
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
B83 Other helminthiases
B83.1 Gnathostomiasis
B83.2 Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis
B83.3 Syngamiasis
B83.4 Internal hirudiniasis
B83.8 Other specified helminthiases
B83.9 Helminthiasis, unspecified

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