123.8 CESTODE INFECTION NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 123.8

Short Description: Cestode infection NEC

Long Description: Other specified cestode infection

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Helminthiases (120-129)
      • 123 Other cestode infection
        • 123.8 Cestode infection NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 123.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Bertielliasis 123.8
  • Cestode infestation NEC 123.9
    • specified type NEC 123.8
  • Coenurosis 123.8
  • Dipylidiasis 123.8
    • intestine 123.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Diplogonoporus (grandis) 123.8
    • Dipylidium (caninum) 123.8
    • dog tapeworm 123.8
  • Infestation 134.9
    • cestodes 123.9
      • specified type NEC 123.8
    • Diplogonoporus (grandis) 123.8
    • Dipylidium (caninum) 123.8
    • dog tapeworm 123.8
    • tapeworm 123.9
      • dog 123.8
  • Raillietiniasis 123.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 123.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
123.8 Right Arrow B71.1 Dipylidiasis
B71.8 Other specified cestode infections
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 123.0 Taenia solium infection, intestinal form
2 123.1 Cysticercosis
3 123.2 Taenia saginata infection
4 123.3 Taeniasis, unspecified
5 123.4 Diphyllobothriasis, intestinal
6 123.5 Sparganosis [larval diphyllobothriasis]
7 123.6 Hymenolepiasis
8 123.9 Cestode infection, unspecified

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