Diagnosis Code

B83.2 ANGIOSTRONGYLIASIS DUE TO PARASTRONGYLUS CANTONENSIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B83.2

Short Description: Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis

Long Description: Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis

The code B83.2 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Other helminthiases (B83)
        • B83.2 Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Chronic meningitis
  • Eosinophilic meningitis
  • Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis
  • Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis
  • Infection caused by Angiostrongylus
  • Infection caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B83.2 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 B83.2 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Eosinophilic meningoencephalitis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • intestinal angiostrongyliasis (B81.3)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B83.2 Right Arrow 128.8 Helminthiasis NEC
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
B83.0 Visceral larva migrans
B83.1 Gnathostomiasis
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