128.8 HELMINTHIASIS NEC

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 128.8

Short Description: Helminthiasis NEC

Long Description: Other specified helminthiasis

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Helminthiases (120-129)
      • 128 Other and unspecified helminthiases
        • 128.8 Helminthiasis NEC

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 128.8 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal (acute) (autumn) (bilious) (bloody) (catarrhal) (choleraic) (chronic) (gravis) (green) (infantile) (lienteric) (noninfectious) (presumed noninfectious) (putrefactive) (secondary) (sporadic) (summer) (symptomatic) (thermic) 787.91
    • due to
      • Capillaria
        • hepatica 128.8
  • Dioctophyma renale (infection) (infestation) 128.8
  • Helminthiasis (see also Infestation, by specific parasite) 128.9
    • specified type NEC 128.8
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • angiostrongylus cantonensis 128.8
    • Capillaria
      • hepatica 128.8
    • helminths NEC 128.9
      • specified type NEC 128.8
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Angiostrongylus cantonensis 128.8
    • Capillaria
      • hepatica 128.8
    • helminth NEC 128.9
      • specified type NEC 128.8
    • nematode (intestinal) 127.9
      • Dioctophyma 128.8

Crosswalk Information

The code 128.8 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
128.8 Right Arrow B83.2 Angiostrongyliasis due to Parastrongylus cantonensis
B83.8 Other specified helminthiases
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
1 128.0 Toxocariasis
2 128.1 Gnathostomiasis
3 128.9 Helminth infection, unspecified

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