Diagnosis Code

B83.4 INTERNAL HIRUDINIASIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B83.4

Short Description: Internal hirudiniasis

Long Description: Internal hirudiniasis

The code B83.4 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Other helminthiases (B83)
        • B83.4 Internal hirudiniasis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Disease caused by Annelida
  • Internal hirudiniasis
  • Leech infestation

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B83.4 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B83.4 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Type 2 Excludes Notes:
    • external hirudiniasis (B88.3)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B83.4 Right Arrow 134.2 Hirudiniasis
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
B83.2 Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis
B83.3 Syngamiasis
B83.8 Other specified helminthiases
B83.9 Helminthiasis, unspecified

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