127.0 ASCARIASIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 127.0

Short Description: Ascariasis

Long Description: Ascariasis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Helminthiases (120-129)
      • 127 Other intestinal helminthiases
        • 127.0 Ascariasis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 127.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Ascariasis (intestinal) (lung) 127.0
  • Ascaridiasis 127.0
  • Ascaridosis 127.0
  • Ascaris 127.0
    • lumbricoides (infestation) 127.0
    • pneumonia 127.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
    • nematode (intestinal) 127.9
      • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
    • roundworm (large) NEC 127.0
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • intestine (mechanical) (neurogenic) (paroxysmal) (postinfectional) (reflex) 560.9
      • due to
        • Ascaris lumbricoides 127.0
  • Pneumonia (acute) (Alpenstich) (benign) (bilateral) (brain) (cerebral) (circumscribed) (congestive) (creeping) (delayed resolution) (double) (epidemic) (fever) (flash) (fulminant) (fungoid) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (incipient) (infantile) (infectious) (infiltration) (insular) (intermittent) (latent) (lobe) (migratory) (newborn) (organized) (overwhelming) (primary) (progressive) (pseudolobar) (purulent) (resolved) (secondary) (senile) (septic) (suppurative) (terminal) (true) (unresolved) (vesicular) 486
    • ascaris 127.0 [484.8]
  • Round
    • worms (infestation) (large) NEC 127.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 127.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
127.0 Right Arrow B77.81 Ascariasis pneumonia
B77.9 Ascariasis, unspecified
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
1 127.1 Anisakiasis
2 127.2 Strongyloidiasis
3 127.3 Trichuriasis
4 127.4 Enterobiasis
5 127.5 Capillariasis
6 127.6 Trichostrongyliasis
7 127.7 Other specified intestinal helminthiasis
8 127.8 Mixed intestinal helminthiasis
9 127.9 Intestinal helminthiasis, unspecified

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