Diagnosis Code B37.49
Information for Medical Professionals
The diagnosis code B37.49 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)
- 727 - INFLAMMATION OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM WITH MCC
- 728 - INFLAMMATION OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM WITHOUT MCC
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- 112.2 - Candidias urogenital NEC (approximate) Approximate Flag
The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
- Acute endometritis
- Candida infection of genital region
- Candida pyelonephritis
- Candidiasis of cervix
- Candidiasis of skin
- Candidiasis of urogenital site
- Cervical smear - candida
- Fungal infection of kidney
- Neonatal candidiasis
- Neonatal candidiasis of perineum
- Nodular candidiasis of diaper area
- Penile candidiasis
- Perineal candidiasis
- Renal candidiasis
- Renal tract candidiasis
- Uterine candidiasis
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code B37.49 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
- Inclusion Terms: Inclusion terms
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- Candidal pyelonephritis
Information for Patients
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 vaginitis
- 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 (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Thrush (Medical Encyclopedia)
- Vaginal yeast infection (Medical Encyclopedia)