2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B65.3

Cercarial dermatitis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • B65.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM B65.3 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B65.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 B65.3 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Swimmer's itch
The following code(s) above B65.3 contain annotation back-references
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 B65.3:
  • A00-B99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range A00-B99

    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases

    Includes
    • diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
    Type 1 Excludes
    • certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
    Type 2 Excludes
    • carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
    • infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
    • influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)
    Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
  • B65
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B65

    Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis]

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • snail fever
    Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis]
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cutaneous schistosomiasis
ICD-10-CM B65.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 606 Minor skin disorders with mcc
  • 607 Minor skin disorders without mcc

Convert B65.3 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 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
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to B65.3:
  • Bilharziasis - see also Schistosomiasis
    • cutaneous B65.3
  • Clam digger's itch B65.3
  • Dermatitis (eczematous) L30.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L30.9

    Dermatitis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Eczema NOS
    • cercarial B65.3
    • schistosome B65.3
  • Infestation B88.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88.9

    Infestation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Infestation (skin) NOS
    • Infestation by mites NOS
    • Skin parasites NOS
    • Schistosoma B65.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B65.9

      Schistosomiasis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • cercariae B65.3
  • Itch, itching - see also Pruritus
    • clam digger's B65.3
    • swimmer's B65.3
  • Schistosomiasis B65.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B65.9

    Schistosomiasis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • cutaneous B65.3
  • Swimmer's
    • itch B65.3

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B65.3
B60.12 Conjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
B60.13 Keratoconjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
B60.19 Other acanthamebic disease
B60.2 Naegleriasis
B60.8 Other specified protozoal diseases
B64 Unspecified protozoal disease
B65 Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis]
B65.0 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium [urinary schistosomiasis]
B65.1 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma mansoni [intestinal schistosomiasis]
B65.2 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma japonicum
B65.3 Cercarial dermatitis
B65.8 Other schistosomiasis
B65.9 Schistosomiasis, unspecified
B66 Other fluke infections
B66.0 Opisthorchiasis
B66.1 Clonorchiasis
B66.2 Dicroceliasis
B66.3 Fascioliasis
B66.4 Paragonimiasis
B66.5 Fasciolopsiasis
B66.8 Other specified fluke infections

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.