2021 ICD-10-CM Code B58.8

Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

B58.8 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:B58.8
Short Description:Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement
Long Description:Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement

Non-specific codes like B58.8 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use B58.81 for Toxoplasma myocarditis
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use B58.82 for Toxoplasma myositis
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use B58.83 for Toxoplasma tubulo-interstitial nephropathy
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use B58.89 for Toxoplasmosis with other organ involvement

Information for Patients


Toxoplasmosis

Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. More than 60 million people in the U.S. have the parasite. Most of them don't get sick. But the parasite causes serious problems for some people. These include people with weak immune systems and babies whose mothers become infected for the first time during pregnancy. Problems can include damage to the brain, eyes, and other organs.

You can get toxoplasmosis from

Most people with toxoplasmosis don't need treatment. There are drugs to treat it for pregnant women and people with weak immune systems.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)