126.8 ANCYLOSTOMA NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 126.8

Short Description: Ancylostoma NEC

Long Description: Other specified ancylostoma

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Helminthiases (120-129)
      • 126 Ancylostomiasis and necatoriasis
        • 126.8 Ancylostoma NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 126.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Ancylostoma (infection) (infestation) 126.9
    • caninum 126.8
  • Ancylostomiasis (intestinal) 126.9
    • ancylostoma
      • caninum 126.8
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Ancylostoma, Ankylostoma 126.9
      • canium 126.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 126.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
126.8 Right Arrow B76.0 Ancylostomiasis
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
1 126.0 Ancylostomiasis due to ancylostoma duodenale
2 126.1 Necatoriasis due to necator americanus
3 126.2 Ancylostomiasis due to ancylostoma braziliense
4 126.3 Ancylostomiasis due to ancylostoma ceylanicum
5 126.9 Ancylostomiasis and necatoriasis, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014