ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017

See: Plasmodium malariae malaria

  ICD-10 Code for Plasmodium malariae malaria without complication B52.9

B52.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B52.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B50-B64 Protozoal diseases (B50-B64)
Category B52 Plasmodium malariae malaria

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Plasmodium malariae malaria NOS

Related Terms to “Plasmodium malariae malaria without complication”

  • Fever(inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) - R50.9
    • quartan(malaria) - B52.9
  • Malaria, malarial(fever) - B54
    • malariae - B52.9
    • Plasmodium(P.)
      • malariae NEC - B52.9
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.