B54

icd
Billable

Unspecified malaria


Alphabetical Terms
  • Anemia paludal
  • Chill congestive in malarial regions
  • Disorder liver malarial
  • Malaria typhoid
  • Remittent fever
  • Splenomegaly malarial

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

B54icd
Unspecified malaria