ICD-10-CM Code B57
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 B57 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of B57 that describes the diagnosis 'chagas' disease' in more detail.
- B57 Chagas' disease NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B57.0 Chagas' disease
- BILLABLE B57.1 Chagas' disease
- BILLABLE B57.2 Chagas' disease
- B57.3 Chagas' disease NON-BILLABLE
- B57.4 Chagas' disease NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B57.5 Chagas' disease
The ICD code B57 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|
Coding Notes for B57 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- American trypanosomiasis
- Infection due to Trypanosoma cruzi
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B57 - Chagas' disease'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B57. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.