132.0 PEDICULUS CAPITIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 132.0

Short Description: Pediculus capitis

Long Description: Pediculus capitis [head louse]

Code Classification:

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other infectious and parasitic diseases (130-136)
      • 132 Pediculosis and phthirus infestation
        • 132.0 Pediculus capitis

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 132.0 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Infestation 134.9
    • louse (see also Infestation, pediculus) 132.9
      • head 132.0
    • pediculus 132.9
      • capitis (humanus) (any site) 132.0
      • eyelid 132.0 [373.6]
      • mixed (classifiable to more than one category in 132.0-132.2) 132.3
    • phthirus (pubis) (any site) 132.2
      • with any infestation classifiable to 132.0 and 132.1 132.3
  • Lice (infestation) 132.9
    • head (pediculus capitis) 132.0
    • mixed (classifiable to more than one of the categories 132.0-132.2) 132.3
  • Pediculosis (infestation) 132.9
    • capitis (head louse) (any site) 132.0
    • eyelid 132.0 [373.6]
    • mixed (classifiable to more than one category in 132.0-132.2) 132.3
  • Phthiriasis (pubis) (any site) 132.2
    • with any infestation classifiable to 132.0 and 132.1 132.3
  • Plica
    • polonica 132.0

Crosswalk Information

The code 132.0 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
132.0 Right Arrow B85.0 Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus capitis
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
1 132.1 Pediculus corporis [body louse]
2 132.2 Phthirus pubis [pubic louse]
3 132.3 Mixed pediculosis infestation
4 132.9 Pediculosis, unspecified

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