Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B82.9

Intestinal parasitism, unspecified

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • B82.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B82.9. Other international versions of ICD-10 B82.9 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • Infections of the gastrointestinal system with parasites, commonly involving protozoa or parasitic worms.
  • Infections of the intestines with parasites, commonly involving parasitic worms. Infections with roundworms (nematode infections) and tapeworms (cestode infections) are also known as helminthiasis.
Approximate Synonyms
  • Intestinal parasitism
  • Parasitism, intestinal
ICD-10-CM B82.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 391 Esophagitis, gastroenteritis and miscellaneous digestive disorders with mcc
  • 392 Esophagitis, gastroenteristis and miscellaneous digestive disorders without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM B82.9 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM B82.9: