B60.8 OTHER SPECIFIED PROTOZOAL DISEASES

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B60.8

Short Description: Other specified protozoal diseases

Long Description: Other specified protozoal diseases

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Protozoal diseases (B50-B64)
      • Other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified (B60)
        • B60.8 Other specified protozoal diseases

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B60.8 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B60.8 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Microsporidiosis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B60.8 Right Arrow 136.8 Infect/parasite dis NEC
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 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-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B60 Other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified
2 B60.0 Babesiosis
3 B60.1 Acanthamebiasis
4 B60.10 Acanthamebiasis, unspecified
5 B60.11 Meningoencephalitis due to Acanthamoeba (culbertsoni)
6 B60.12 Conjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
7 B60.13 Keratoconjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
8 B60.19 Other acanthamebic disease
9 B60.2 Naegleriasis



This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018