Diagnosis Code

A07.0 BALANTIDIASIS

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A07.0

Short Description: Balantidiasis

Long Description: Balantidiasis

The code A07.0 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
      • Other protozoal intestinal diseases (A07)
        • A07.0 Balantidiasis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Balantidiasis
  • Disease caused by Balantidiidae
  • Disease caused by ciliate protozoa
  • Disease caused by ciliate protozoa
  • Dysentery
  • Infection caused by Balantidium coli
  • Intestinal ciliate infection

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A07.0 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)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code A07.0 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Balantidial dysentery

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A07.0 Right Arrow 007.0 Balantidiasis
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 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

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
A07 Other protozoal intestinal diseases
A07.1 Giardiasis [lambliasis]
A07.2 Cryptosporidiosis
A07.3 Isosporiasis
A07.4 Cyclosporiasis
A07.8 Other specified protozoal intestinal diseases
A07.9 Protozoal intestinal disease, unspecified

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