ICD-10 Diagnosis Code B37.82

Candidal enteritis

Diagnosis Code B37.82

ICD-10: B37.82
Short Description: Candidal enteritis
Long Description: Candidal enteritis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code B37.82

Code Classification
  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases
    • Mycoses (B35-B49)
      • Candidiasis (B37)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code B37.82 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


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  • Anal candidiasis
  • Anogenital candidiasis
  • Candidal proctitis
  • Candidiasis of skin
  • Enteritis caused by Candida
  • Enteritis caused by fungus
  • Fungal gastrointestinal infection
  • Fungal gastrointestinal infection
  • Gastrointestinal candidiasis
  • Neonatal candidiasis
  • Neonatal candidiasis of intestine

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code B37.82 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Small Intestine Disorders

Your small intestine is the longest part of your digestive system - about twenty feet long! It connects your stomach to your large intestine (or colon) and folds many times to fit inside your abdomen. Your small intestine does most of the digesting of the foods you eat. It has three areas called the duodenum, the ileum, and the jejunum.

Problems with the small intestine can include:

  • Bleeding
  • Celiac disease
  • Crohn's disease
  • Infections
  • Intestinal cancer
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Ulcers, such as peptic ulcer

Treatment of disorders of the small intestine depends on the cause.

  • Duodenal atresia
  • EGD - esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • EGD discharge
  • Enteritis
  • Enteroscopy
  • Meckel's diverticulectomy
  • Small bowel bacterial overgrowth
  • Small bowel resection
  • Upper GI and small bowel series

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Yeast Infections

Also called: Candidiasis, Moniliasis

Candida is the scientific name for yeast. It is a fungus that lives almost everywhere, including in your body. Usually, your immune system keeps yeast under control. If you are sick or taking antibiotics, it can multiply and cause an infection.

Yeast infections affect different parts of the body in different ways:

  • Thrush is a yeast infection that causes white patches in your mouth
  • Candida esophagitis is thrush that spreads to your esophagus, the tube that takes food from your mouth to your stomach. It can make it hard or painful to swallow.
  • Women can get vaginal yeast infections, causing itchiness, pain and discharge
  • Yeast infections of the skin cause itching and rashes
  • Yeast infections in your bloodstream can be life-threatening

Antifungal medicines get rid of yeast infections in most people. If you have a weak immune system, treatment might be more difficult.

  • Candida infection of the skin
  • Thrush
  • Vaginal yeast infection

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