Candidiasis B37- >

Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as B37. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • neonatal candidiasis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P37.5

    Neonatal candidiasis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    P37.5
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • candidosis
  • moniliasis
Clinical Information
  • A condition in which candida albicans, a type of yeast, grows out of control in moist skin areas of the body. It is usually a result of a weakened immune system, but can be a side effect of chemotherapy or treatment with antibiotics. Thrush usually affects the mouth (oral thrush); however, rarely, it spreads throughout the entire body.
  • Infection with a fungus of the genus candida. It is usually a superficial infection of the moist areas of the body and is generally caused by candida albicans. (Dorland, 27th ed)
  • Infection with a fungus of the genus candida; usually a superficial infection of the moist areas of the body and is generally caused by candida albicans; includes chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis, cutaneous candidiasis, oral candidiasis (thrush), and monilial vaginitis.
Codes
  • B37 Candidiasis
    • B37.0 Candidal stomatitis
    • B37.1 Pulmonary candidiasis
    • B37.2 Candidiasis of skin and nail
    • B37.3 Candidiasis of vulva and vagina
    • B37.4 Candidiasis of other urogenital sites
      • B37.41 Candidal cystitis and urethritis
      • B37.42 Candidal balanitis
      • B37.49 Other urogenital candidiasis
    • B37.5 Candidal meningitis
    • B37.6 Candidal endocarditis
    • B37.7 Candidal sepsis
    • B37.8 Candidiasis of other sites
    • B37.9 Candidiasis, unspecified