B79

icd
Billable

Trichuriasis


Alphabetical Terms
  • Diarrhea due to Trichuris trichiuria
  • Disease whipworm
  • Infection Trichuris
  • Infection whipworm
  • Infestation helminth intestinal trichuriasis
  • Infestation whipworm
  • Prolapse rectum due to trichuris trichuria
  • Trichuris trichiura
  • Whipworm

Guidelines

Excludes1
1certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
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 transmissibleB79
  • trichocephaliasis
  • whipworm (disease)(infection)
Use Additional Code
1code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

Related Codes

B79icd
Trichuriasis