Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
Pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations
2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- B88 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM B88 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B88 - other international versions of ICD-10 B88 may differ.
The following code(s) above B88
contain annotation back-references
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
- Applicable To annotations, or
- Code Also annotations, or
- Code First annotations, or
- Excludes1 annotations, or
- Excludes2 annotations, or
- Includes annotations, or
- Note annotations, or
- Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to B88
- 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
- 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
- 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B88
Myiasis of other sites
Tungiasis [sandflea infestation]
Other arthropod infestations
Other specified infestations
Unspecified parasitic disease
Sequelae of tuberculosis
Sequelae of central nervous system tuberculosis
Sequelae of genitourinary tuberculosis
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.