Section B65-B83Helminthiases
  1. B71 Other cestode infections

    1. B71.0 Hymenolepiasis

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Dwarf tapeworm infection
      • Rat tapeworm (infection)
    2. B71.1 Dipylidiasis

    3. B71.8 Other specified cestode infections

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Coenurosis
    4. B71.9 Cestode infection, unspecified

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Tapeworm (infection) NOS
Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.