ICD-10-CM Code B38
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code B38 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of B38 that describes the diagnosis 'coccidioidomycosis' in more detail.
- B38 Coccidioidomycosis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code B38 is used to code Coccidioidomycosis
Coccidioidomycosis (/kɒkˌsɪdiɔɪdoʊmaɪˈkoʊsɪs/, kok-sid-ee-oy-doh-my-KOH-sis), commonly known as cocci, "valley fever", as well as "California fever", "desert rheumatism", and "San Joaquin Valley fever", is a mammalian fungal disease caused by Coccidioides immitis or Coccidioides posadasii. It is endemic in certain parts of Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, and northern Mexico.
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Histopathological changes in a case of coccidioidomycosis of the lung showing a large fibrocaseous nodule.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B38 - Coccidioidomycosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B38. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.