ICD-10-CM Code B73.09
Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
B73.09 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of onchocerciasis with other eye involvement. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code B73 is used to code Nematode infection
Coding Notes for B73.09 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.
- Infestation of eyelid due to onchocerciasis
- 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.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'B73.09 - Onchocerciasis with other eye involvement'
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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 B73.09 and a single ICD9 code, 125.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.