ICD-10-CM Code B66.5
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B66.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of fasciolopsiasis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B665 is used to code Fasciolopsiasis
Fasciolopsiasis results from an infection by the trematode Fasciolopsis buski, the largest intestinal fluke of humans (up to 7.5 cm in length).
|ICD 9 Code:||121.4|
Eggs of Fasciolopsis buski
Coding Notes for B66.5 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.
- Infection due to Fasciolopsis buski
- Intestinal distomiasis
- DRG Group #441-443 - Disorders of liver except malig, cirr, alc hepa with MCC.
- DRG Group #441-443 - Disorders of liver except malig, cirr, alc hepa with CC.
- DRG Group #441-443 - Disorders of liver except malig, cirr, alc hepa without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B66.5 - Fasciolopsiasis'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 121.4 was previously used, B66.5 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.