ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Loiasis B74.3

B74.3 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B74.3 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B65-B83 Helminthiases (B65-B83)
Category B74 Filariasis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Calabar swelling
  • Eyeworm disease of Africa
  • Loa loa infection
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Loiasis”

  • Calabar swelling - B74.3
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • eyeworm of Africa - B74.3
  • Eyeworm disease of Africa - B74.3
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • Loa loa - B74.3
      • with conjunctival infestation - B74.3
      • eyelid - B74.3
  • Infestation - B88.9
    • eyelid
      • in(due to)
        • loiasis - B74.3
    • eyeworm - B74.3
    • filarial - B74.9
      • due to
        • loa loa - B74.3
    • Loa loa - B74.3
      • conjunctival - B74.3
      • eyelid - B74.3
  • Loa loa, loaiasis, loasis - B74.3
  • Loiasis(with conjunctival infestation) (eyelid) - B74.3
  • Swelling(of) - R60.9
    • Calabar - B74.3
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B74.3 Loiasis

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