Section B65-B83Helminthiases
  1. B73 Onchocerciasis


    • onchocerca volvulus infection
    • onchocercosis
    • river blindness
    1. B73.0 Onchocerciasis with eye disease

      1. B73.00 Onchocerciasis with eye involvement, unspecified

      2. B73.01 Onchocerciasis with endophthalmitis

      3. B73.02 Onchocerciasis with glaucoma

      4. B73.09 Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement

        Inclusion term(s):

        • Infestation of eyelid due to onchocerciasis
    2. B73.1 Onchocerciasis without eye disease

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.