Myiasis (cavernous)

"Myiasis (cavernous)" 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 "myiasis (cavernous)"

  • Myiasis (cavernous) - B87.9 Myiasis, unspecified
    • aural - B87.4 Aural myiasis
    • creeping - B87.0 Cutaneous myiasis
    • cutaneous - B87.0 Cutaneous myiasis
    • dermal - B87.0 Cutaneous myiasis
    • ear (external) (middle) - B87.4 Aural myiasis
    • eye - B87.2 Ocular myiasis
    • genitourinary - B87.81 Genitourinary myiasis
    • intestinal - B87.82 Intestinal myiasis
    • laryngeal - B87.3 Nasopharyngeal myiasis
    • nasopharyngeal - B87.3 Nasopharyngeal myiasis
    • ocular - B87.2 Ocular myiasis
    • orbit - B87.2 Ocular myiasis
    • skin - B87.0 Cutaneous myiasis
    • specified site NEC - B87.89 Myiasis of other sites
    • traumatic - B87.1 Wound myiasis
    • wound - B87.1 Wound myiasis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Eye: The organ of sight constituting a pair of globular organs made up of a three-layered roughly spherical structure specialized for receiving and responding to light.

Orbit: Bony cavity that holds the eyeball and its associated tissues and appendages.

Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.

Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.