Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B69

Short Description: Cysticercosis

Long Description: Cysticercosis

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Cysticercosis (B69)
        • B69 Cysticercosis

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B69 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Includes Notes:
    • cysticerciasis infection due to larval form of Taenia solium

Similar Codes

No. ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
1 B69.0 Cysticercosis of central nervous system
2 B69.1 Cysticercosis of eye
3 B69.8 Cysticercosis of other sites
4 B69.81 Myositis in cysticercosis
5 B69.89 Cysticercosis of other sites
6 B69.9 Cysticercosis, unspecified

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