ICD-10-CM Code B60
Other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified
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 B60 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of B60 that describes the diagnosis 'other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified' in more detail.
- B60 Other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B60.0
- B60.1 NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE B60.2
- BILLABLE B60.8 Other protozoal
Coding Notes for B60 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Cryptosporidiosis - instead, use code A07.2
- Intestinal microsporidiosis - instead, use code A07.8
- Isosporiasis - instead, use code A07.3
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B60 - Other protozoal diseases, not elsewhere classified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code B60. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.