B65.8 OTHER SCHISTOSOMIASIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B65.8

Short Description: Other schistosomiasis

Long Description: Other schistosomiasis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis] (B65)
        • B65.8 Other schistosomiasis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B65.8 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 B65.8 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Infection due to Schistosoma intercalatum
    • Infection due to Schistosoma mattheei
    • Infection due to Schistosoma mekongi

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B65.8 Right Arrow 120.8 Schistosomiasis 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 B65 Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis]
2 B65.0 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium [urinary schistosomiasis]
3 B65.1 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma mansoni [intestinal schistosomiasis]
4 B65.2 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma japonicum
5 B65.3 Cercarial dermatitis
6 B65.9 Schistosomiasis, unspecified



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