ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 24, 2017

See: Other helminthiases

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified helminthiases B83.8

B83.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B83.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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

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Inclusion Term
  • Acanthocephaliasis
  • Gongylonemiasis
  • Hepatic capillariasis
  • Metastrongyliasis
  • Thelaziasis
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Related Terms to “Other specified helminthiases”

  • Acanthocephaliasis - B83.8
  • Capillariasis(intestinal) - B81.1
    • hepatic - B83.8
  • Dioctophyme renalis(infection) (infestation) - B83.8
  • Echinorhynchiasis - B83.8
  • Gongylonemiasis - B83.8
  • HelminthiasisSee also Infestation, helminth
    • specified type NEC - B83.8
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
  • Infestation - B88.9
    • Capillaria
      • hepatica - B83.8
    • Gongylonema - B83.8
    • helminth - B83.9
      • specified type NEC - B83.8
  • Metastrongyliasis - B83.8
  • Thelaziasis - B83.8
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