ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 14, 2017

See: Other forms of blastomycosis

  ICD-10 Code for Blastomycotic meningoencephalitis B40.81

B40.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B40.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B35-B49 Mycoses (B35-B49)
Category B40 Blastomycosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Meningomyelitis due to blastomycosis
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Blastomycotic meningoencephalitis”

  • Meningoencephalitis - G04.90See also Encephalitis
    • in(due to)
      • blastomycosis NEC - B40.81
  • MeningomyelitisSee also Meningoencephalitis
    • blastomycotic NEC - B40.81
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B40.81 Blastomycotic meningoencephalitis

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.