ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017

See: Other infestations

  ICD-10 Code for Tungiasis [sandflea infestation] B88.1

B88.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

B88.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section B85-B89 Pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations (B85-B89)
Category B88 Other infestations

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Tungiasis [sandflea infestation]”

  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
    • chigo, chigoe - B88.1
    • jigger - B88.1
  • Infestation - B88.9
    • chigo, chigoe - B88.1
    • sandflea - B88.1
    • Tunga penetrans - B88.1
  • Jigger disease - B88.1
  • Tungiasis - B88.1
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to B88.1 Tungiasis [sandflea infestation]

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.