ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other schistosomiasis B65.8

B65.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B65.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B65-B83 Helminthiases (B65-B83)
Category B65 Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis]

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Infection due to Schistosoma intercalatum
  • Infection due to Schistosoma mattheei
  • Infection due to Schistosoma mekongi
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Related Terms to “Other schistosomiasis”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B65.8 Other schistosomiasis

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.