ICD-10-CM Code B56
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 B56 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of B56 that describes the diagnosis 'african trypanosomiasis' in more detail.
- B56 African trypanosomiasis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code B56 is used to code Trypanosomiasis
Trypanosomiasis or trypanosomosis is the name of several diseases in vertebrates caused by parasitic protozoan trypanosomes of the genus Trypanosoma.
|MeSH Codes:||D014352, D014352|
|ICD 9 Codes:||865, 856|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B56 - African trypanosomiasis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B56. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.