Section B65-B83Helminthiases
  1. B74 Filariasis

    Excludes2

    • onchocerciasis (B73)
    • tropical (pulmonary) eosinophilia NOS (J82)
    1. B74.0 Filariasis due to Wuchereria bancrofti

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Bancroftian elephantiasis
      • Bancroftian filariasis
    2. B74.1 Filariasis due to Brugia malayi

    3. B74.2 Filariasis due to Brugia timori

    4. B74.3 Loiasis

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Calabar swelling
      • Eyeworm disease of Africa
      • Loa loa infection
    5. B74.4 Mansonelliasis

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Infection due to Mansonella ozzardi
      • Infection due to Mansonella perstans
      • Infection due to Mansonella streptocerca
    6. B74.8 Other filariases

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Dirofilariasis
    7. B74.9 Filariasis, unspecified

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.