2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67.4

Echinococcus granulosus infection, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • B67.4 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM B67.4 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B67.4 - other international versions of ICD-10 B67.4 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Dog tapeworm (infection)
The following code(s) above B67.4 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 B67.4:
  • A00-B99
    2019 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
  • B67
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67

    Echinococcosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • hydatidosis
    Echinococcosis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Echinococcus granulosus infection
ICD-10-CM B67.4 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 867 Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with mcc
  • 868 Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses with cc
  • 869 Other infectious and parasitic diseases diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert B67.4 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to B67.4:
  • Echinococcus (infection) B67.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67.90

    Echinococcosis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Echinococcosis NOS
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) B99.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B99.9

    Unspecified infectious disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • Dipylidium caninum B67.4
  • Infestation B88.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B88.9

    Infestation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Infestation (skin) NOS
    • Infestation by mites NOS
    • Skin parasites NOS
    • tapeworm B71.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B71.9

      Cestode infection, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Tapeworm (infection) NOS
      • dog B67.4
    • Dipylidium caninum B67.4
    • dog tapeworm B67.4

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B67.4
B66.8 Other specified fluke infections
B66.9 Fluke infection, unspecified
B67 Echinococcosis
B67.0 Echinococcus granulosus infection of liver
B67.1 Echinococcus granulosus infection of lung
B67.2 Echinococcus granulosus infection of bone
B67.3 Echinococcus granulosus infection, other and multiple sites
B67.31 Echinococcus granulosus infection, thyroid gland
B67.32 Echinococcus granulosus infection, multiple sites
B67.39 Echinococcus granulosus infection, other sites
B67.4 Echinococcus granulosus infection, unspecified
B67.5 Echinococcus multilocularis infection of liver
B67.6 Echinococcus multilocularis infection, other and multiple sites
B67.61 Echinococcus multilocularis infection, multiple sites
B67.69 Echinococcus multilocularis infection, other sites
B67.7 Echinococcus multilocularis infection, unspecified
B67.8 Echinococcosis, unspecified, of liver
B67.9 Echinococcosis, other and unspecified
B67.90 Echinococcosis, unspecified
B67.99 Other echinococcosis
B68 Taeniasis

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