ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017

See: Onchocerciasis with eye disease

  ICD-10 Code for Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement B73.09

B73.09 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B73.09 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B65-B83 Helminthiases (B65-B83)
Category B73 Onchocerciasis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Infestation of eyelid due to onchocerciasis
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Related Terms to “Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B73.09 Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement

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