2022 ICD-10-CM Codes for Strongyloidiasis (B78)

Clinical Terms for Strongyloidiasis (B78)

Strongyloidiasis-. Infection with nematodes of the genus STRONGYLOIDES. The presence of larvae may produce pneumonitis and the presence of adult worms in the intestine could lead to moderate to severe diarrhea.

Strongyloides-. A genus of parasitic nematodes widely distributed as intestinal parasites of mammals.

Instructional Notations

Type 1 Excludes Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

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