128.9 HELMINTHIASIS NOS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 128.9

Short Description: Helminthiasis NOS

Long Description: Helminth infection, unspecified

Code Classification:

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

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 128.9 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • helminthic (see also Infestation, by specific parasite) 128.9
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 716.9
    • due to or associated with
      • helminthiasis NEC 128.9 [711.7]
  • Colic (recurrent) 789.7
    • worm NEC 128.9
  • Fever 780.60
    • worm 128.9
  • Granuloma NEC 686.1
    • peritoneum 568.89
      • due to ova of helminths NEC (see also Helminthiasis) 128.9
  • Helminthiasis (see also Infestation, by specific parasite) 128.9
    • Ancylostoma (see also Ancylostoma) 126.9
    • intestinal 127.9
      • mixed types (types classifiable to more than one of the categories 120.0-127.7) 127.8
      • specified type 127.7
    • mixed types (intestinal) (types classifiable to more than one of the categories 120.0-127.7) 127.8
    • Necator americanus 126.1
    • specified type NEC 128.8
    • Trichinella 124
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • helminths NEC 128.9
      • intestinal 127.9
        • mixed (types classifiable to more than one category in 120.0-127.7) 127.8
        • specified type NEC 127.7
      • specified type NEC 128.8
  • Infestation 134.9
    • helminth NEC 128.9
      • intestinal 127.9
        • mixed (types classifiable to more than one category in 120.0-127.7) 127.8
        • specified type NEC 127.7
      • specified type NEC 128.8
    • nematode (intestinal) 127.9
      • conjunctiva NEC 128.9
    • worms NEC 128.9
      • intestinal 127.9
  • Worm(s) (colic) (fever) (infection) (infestation) (see also Infestation) 128.9
    • guinea 125.7
    • in intestine NEC 127.9

Crosswalk Information

The code 128.9 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
128.9 Right Arrow B83.9 Helminthiasis, 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
1 128.0 Toxocariasis
2 128.1 Gnathostomiasis
3 128.8 Other specified helminthiasis

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