2020 ICD-10-CM Codes for Mycetoma (B47)

Clinical Terms for Mycetoma (B47)

Mycetoma-. A chronic progressive subcutaneous infection caused by species of fungi (eumycetoma), or actinomycetes (actinomycetoma). It is characterized by tumefaction, abscesses, and tumor-like granules representing microcolonies of pathogens, such as MADURELLA fungi and bacteria ACTINOMYCETES, with different grain colors.