B53

icd
Non-Billable

Other specified malaria


Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chaptersB50-B64
  • amebiasis (A06.-)
  • other protozoal intestinal diseases (A07.-)
Excludes 2
1
  • 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)
Includes
1diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

B53icd
Other specified malaria
Plasmodium ovale malaria
Malaria due to simian plasmodia
Other malaria, not elsewhere classified