ICD-10 Diagnosis Code B65.0

Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium

Diagnosis Code B65.0

ICD-10: B65.0
Short Description: Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium
Long Description: Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma haematobium [urinary schistosomiasis]
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code B65.0

Valid for Submission
The code B65.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Helminthiases (B65-B83)
      • Schistosomiasis [bilharziasis] (B65)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code B65.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)


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  • 120.0 - Schistosoma haematobium

  • Genitourinary tract schistosomiasis
  • Infective ureteritis
  • Non-venereal urethritis
  • Pneumonia caused by Schistosoma haematobium
  • Pulmonary schistosomiasis
  • Schistosoma haematobium infection
  • Schistosomiasis of the urethra
  • Schistosomiasis of ureter
  • Ureteritis
  • Urethral stricture due to infection
  • Urethral stricture due to schistosomiasis
  • Urinary calculus in schistosomiasis
  • Urinary schistosomiasis

Information for Patients

Parasitic Diseases

Parasites are living things that use other living things - like your body - for food and a place to live. You can get them from contaminated food or water, a bug bite, or sexual contact. Some parasitic diseases are easily treated and some are not.

Parasites range in size from tiny, one-celled organisms called protozoa to worms that can be seen with the naked eye. Some parasitic diseases occur in the United States. Contaminated water supplies can lead to Giardia infections. Cats can transmit toxoplasmosis, which is dangerous for pregnant women. Others, like malaria, are common in other parts of the world.

If you are traveling, it's important to drink only water you know is safe. Prevention is especially important. There are no vaccines for parasitic diseases. Some medicines are available to treat parasitic infections.

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