Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B83.8

Short Description: Other specified helminthiases

Long Description: Other specified helminthiases

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Other helminthiases (B83)
        • B83.8 Other specified helminthiases

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B83.8 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 B83.8 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Acanthocephaliasis
    • Gongylonemiasis
    • Hepatic capillariasis
    • Metastrongyliasis
    • Thelaziasis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B83.8 Right Arrow 128.8 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 B83 Other helminthiases
2 B83.0 Visceral larva migrans
3 B83.1 Gnathostomiasis
4 B83.2 Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis
5 B83.3 Syngamiasis
6 B83.4 Internal hirudiniasis
7 B83.9 Helminthiasis, unspecified

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