Plasmodium vivax malaria B51- >

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 B51. 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.
  • plasmodium vivax with Plasmodium falciparum (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B50
    • B50 Plasmodium falciparum malaria
      • B50.0 Plasmodium falciparum malaria with cerebral c...
      • B50.8 Other severe and complicated Plasmodium falci...
      • B50.9 Plasmodium falciparum malaria, unspecified
    B50.-
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • mixed infections of Plasmodium vivax with other Plasmodium species, except Plasmodium falciparum
Clinical Information
  • Malaria caused by plasmodium vivax. This form of malaria is less severe than malaria, falciparum, but there is a higher probability for relapses to occur. Febrile paroxysms often occur every other day.
Codes
  • B51 Plasmodium vivax malaria
    • B51.0 Plasmodium vivax malaria with rupture of spleen
    • B51.8 Plasmodium vivax malaria with other complications
    • B51.9 Plasmodium vivax malaria without complication