Acanthamebiasis (with)

"Acanthamebiasis (with)" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "acanthamebiasis (with)"

  • Acanthamebiasis (with) - B60.10 Acanthamebiasis, unspecified
    • conjunctiva - B60.12 Conjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
    • keratoconjunctivitis - B60.13 Keratoconjunctivitis due to Acanthamoeba
    • meningoencephalitis - B60.11 Meningoencephalitis due to Acanthamoeba (culbertsoni)
    • other specified - B60.19 Other acanthamebic disease

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Conjunctiva: The mucous membrane that covers the posterior surface of the eyelids and the anterior pericorneal surface of the eyeball.

Keratoconjunctivitis: Simultaneous inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva.

Meningoencephalitis: An inflammatory process involving the brain (ENCEPHALITIS) and meninges (MENINGITIS), most often produced by pathogenic organisms which invade the central nervous system, and occasionally by toxins, autoimmune disorders, and other conditions.