Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
Pediculosis, acariasis and other infestations
2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B87
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- B87 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM B87 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B87 - other international versions of ICD-10 B87 may differ.
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
- infestation by larva of flies
The following code(s) above B87
contain 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 B87
- The invasion of living tissues of man and other mammals by dipterous larvae.
- 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To B87
Other specified helminthiases
Pediculosis and phthiriasis
Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus capitis
Pediculosis due to Pediculus humanus corporis
Mixed pediculosis and phthiriasis
Myiasis of other sites
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.