ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2017

See: Unspecified malaria

  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified malaria B54

B54 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B54 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B50-B64 Protozoal diseases (B50-B64)
Category B54 Unspecified malaria

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Related Terms to “Unspecified malaria”

  • Anemia(essential) (general) (hemoglobin deficiency) (infantile) (primary) (profound) - D64.9
    • malarial - B54See also Malaria
    • marsh - B54See also Malaria
    • paludal - B54See also Malaria
  • Chill(s) - R68.83
    • congestive in malarial regions - B54
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
  • Malaria, malarial(fever) - B54
    • clinically diagnosed(without parasitological confirmation) - B54
    • congestion, congestive - B54
    • hemorrhagic - B54
    • recurrent - B54
    • remittent - B54
    • spleen - B54
    • typhoid - B54
  • Remittent fever(malarial) - B54
  • Splenitis(interstitial) (malignant) (nonspecific) - D73.89
    • malarial - B54See also Malaria
  • Splenomegaly, splenomegalia(Bengal) (cryptogenic) (idiopathic) (tropical) - R16.1
    • malarial - B54See also Malaria
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