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

See: Other intestinal helminthiases, not elsewhere classified

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified intestinal helminthiases B81.8

B81.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B81.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B65-B83 Helminthiases (B65-B83)
Category B81 Other intestinal helminthiases, not elsewhere classified

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Infection due to Oesophagostomum species [esophagostomiasis]
  • Infection due to Ternidens diminutus [ternidensiasis]
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Related Terms to “Other specified intestinal helminthiases”

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Questions related to B81.8 Other specified intestinal helminthiases

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