Infestations By Ectoparasites – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Infestations By Ectoparasites – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Infestations By Ectoparasites: Diseases caused by parasitic organisms which normally live on the surface of the host. Coded Elsewhere: Epidemic louse-borne typhus fever due to Rickettsia prowazekii (1C30.0) Recrudescent typhus (1C30.1) Pediculosis Definition of Pediculosis: A condition of the skin, hair, or genital region caused by an infection with the parasite Pediculus. This…

Diseases Due To Trematodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Diseases Due To Trematodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Clonorchiasis Definition of Clonorchiasis: A condition caused by an infection with the parasitic worm Clonorchis sinensis. This condition commonly presents with inflammation and obstruction of the biliary ducts. This condition may also present with abdominal pain, nausea, or diarrhoea. Transmission is commonly by ingestion of undercooked fish infected with parasitic cysts. Confirmation is by identification…

Diseases Due To Cestodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Diseases Due To Cestodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Cysticercosis Definition of Cysticercosis: A disease caused by an infection of tissue with larval cysts from the parasitic worm Taenia solium. This disease presents with symptoms depending on the site of infection (central nervous system, eye, or muscle). Transmission is through haematogenous spread of larvae to affected tissue after ingestion of Taenia solium eggs (or…

Diseases Due To Nematodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Diseases Due To Nematodes – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Angiostrongyliasis Definition of Angiostrongyliasis: A disease caused by an infection with the parasitic worm Angiostrongylus. This disease commonly presents with fever, headache, stiffness of the neck and back, tingling or painful feelings in the skin, nausea and vomiting, or may be asymptomatic. Transmission is by ingestion of larvae in contaminated food. ICD 11 Code For…

Nonintestinal Protozoal Diseases – ICD 11 Codes

Nonintestinal Protozoal Diseases – ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Nonintestinal Protozoal Diseases: Infections with unicellular organisms of the subkingdom Protozoa. Exclusions: Protozoal intestinal infections (BlockL2‑1A3) Coded Elsewhere: Amoebiasis (1A36) Malaria without parasitological confirmation (1F45) Protozoal diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth or the puerperium (JB63.6) Acanthamoebiasis ICD 11 Code For Acanthamoebiasis   1F50  Acanthamoebiasis African trypanosomiasis Definition of African trypanosomiasis: A disease caused by an…

Mycoses – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Mycoses – Definitions & ICD 11 Codes

Exclusions: Mycosis fungoides (2B01) Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to organic dust (CA70) Coded Elsewhere: Intestinal fungal infections Fungal infection of fetus or newborn (KA63) Aspergillosis Definition of Aspergillosis: Aspergillosis (ABPA) is a disease caused by fungi of the genus Aspergillus and occurs in people with lung diseases or weakened immune system. ABPA is most common in…

Varicella Zoster Virus Infections – ICD 11 Codes

Varicella Zoster Virus Infections – ICD 11 Codes

Varicella Definition of Varicella: A disease caused by an infection with varicella zoster virus. This disease is characterised by a vesicular rash and fever. Transmission is by inhalation of infected respiratory secretions, or direct contact with fluid from vesicles. ICD 11 Code For Varicella 1E90  Varicella Coded Elsewhere: Fetal varicella syndrome (KA62.2) Congenital varicella (KA62.2)…

Human Papillomavirus Of Skin Or Mucous Membrane – ICD 11 Codes

Human Papillomavirus Of Skin Or Mucous Membrane – ICD 11 Codes

Definition of Human Papillomavirus Infection Of Skin Or Mucous Membrane: Infection of the skin and mucous membranes by the human papillomavirus (HPV), the agent responsible for viral warts in humans. Clinical manifestations depend on the virus subtype and the anatomical site involved. Coded Elsewhere: Anogenital warts (1A95) Common warts Definition of Common warts: Common warts…