ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jan 22, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Balantidiasis A07.0

A07.0 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A07.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A00-A09 Intestinal infectious diseases (A00-A09)
Category A07 Other protozoal intestinal diseases

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Balantidial dysentery
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Balantidiasis”

  • Anemia(essential) (general) (hemoglobin deficiency) (infantile) (primary) (profound) - D64.9
    • Balantidium coli - A07.0
  • Balantidiasis, balantidiosis - A07.0
  • Colitis(acute) (catarrhal) (chronic) (noninfective) (hemorrhagic) - K52.9See also Enteritis
    • balantidial - A07.0
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal(disease) (infantile) (inflammatory) - R19.7
    • balantidial - A07.0
  • Dysentery, dysenteric(catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) - A09
    • balantidial - A07.0
    • Balantidium coli - A07.0
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Balantidium coli - A07.0
  • Infestation - B88.9
    • Balantidium coli - A07.0
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to A07.0 Balantidiasis

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.