B69.0 CYSTICERCOSIS OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B69.0

Short Description: Cysticercosis of central nervous system

Long Description: Cysticercosis of central nervous system

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Cysticercosis (B69)
        • B69.0 Cysticercosis of central nervous system

Code Version: 2017 ICD-10-CM

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B69.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Mcc (371)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections With Cc (372)
  • Major Gastrointestinal Disorders And Peritoneal Infections Without Cc/mcc (373)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B69.0 Right Arrow 123.1 Cysticercosis
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 B69 Cysticercosis
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



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