ICD-10-CM Code B41.7
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B41.7 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B41 is used to code Paracoccidioidomycosis
Paracoccidioidomycosis (also known as "Brazilian blastomycosis," "South American blastomycosis,","Lutz-Splendore-de Almeida disease" and "paracoccidioidal granuloma":320) is a fungal infection caused by the fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. Sometimes called South American blastomycosis, paracoccidioidomycosis is caused by a different fungus than that which causes blastomycosis.
|ICD 9 Code:||116.1|
Coding Notes for B41.7 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Generalized paracoccidioidomycosis
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #867-869 - Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B41.7 - Disseminated paracoccidioidomycosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B41.7. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code B41.7 and a single ICD9 code, 116.1 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.