Ringworm

"Ringworm" 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 "ringworm"

  • Ringworm - B35.9 Dermatophytosis, unspecified
    • beard - B35.0 Tinea barbae and tinea capitis
    • black dot - B35.0 Tinea barbae and tinea capitis
    • body - B35.4 Tinea corporis
    • Burmese - B35.5 Tinea imbricata
    • corporeal - B35.4 Tinea corporis
    • foot - B35.3 Tinea pedis
    • groin - B35.6 Tinea cruris
    • hand - B35.2 Tinea manuum
    • honeycomb - B35.0 Tinea barbae and tinea capitis
    • nails - B35.1 Tinea unguium
    • perianal (area) - B35.6 Tinea cruris
    • scalp - B35.0 Tinea barbae and tinea capitis
    • specified NEC - B35.8 Other dermatophytoses
    • Tokelau - B35.5 Tinea imbricata

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Foot: The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.

Groin: The external junctural region between the lower part of the abdomen and the thigh.

Hand: The distal part of the arm beyond the wrist in humans and primates, that includes the palm, fingers, and thumb.

Nails: The thin, horny plates that cover the dorsal surfaces of the distal phalanges of the fingers and toes of primates.

Scalp: The outer covering of the calvaria. It is composed of several layers: SKIN; subcutaneous connective tissue; the occipitofrontal muscle which includes the tendinous galea aponeurotica; loose connective tissue; and the pericranium (the PERIOSTEUM of the SKULL).