2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67.99

Other echinococcosis

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  • B67.99 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 B67.99 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B67.99 - other international versions of ICD-10 B67.99 may differ.
The following code(s) above B67.99 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 B67.99:
  • 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
  • B67
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67

    Echinococcosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • hydatidosis
    Echinococcosis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cerebral hydatid cyst
  • Hydatid cyst of brain
ICD-10-CM B67.99 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 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 B67.99 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 B67.99:
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • brain (acquired) G93.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G93.0

      Cerebral cysts

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      Applicable To
      • Arachnoid cyst
      • Porencephalic cyst, acquired
      Type 1 Excludes
      • acquired periventricular cysts of newborn (P91.1)
      • congenital cerebral cysts (Q04.6)
      • hydatid B67.99
    • hydatid B67.90
      - see also Echinococcus
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67.90

      Echinococcosis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Echinococcosis NOS
      • brain B67.99
      • lung NEC B67.99
      • specified site NEC B67.99
    • spleen NEC D73.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D73.4

      Cyst of spleen

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • Echinococcus (infection) B67.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B67.90

    Echinococcosis, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Echinococcosis NOS

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B67.99
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
B68.0 Taenia solium taeniasis
B68.1 Taenia saginata taeniasis
B68.9 Taeniasis, unspecified
B69 Cysticercosis
B69.0 Cysticercosis of central nervous system
B69.1 Cysticercosis of eye
B69.8 Cysticercosis of other sites
B69.81 Myositis in cysticercosis
B69.89 Cysticercosis of other sites

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