Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 123.3
Taeniasis unspecified
  • Short description: Taeniasis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 123.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 123.3 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 123.3 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM B68.9 Taeniasis, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Infection by Taenia
  • Taenia infection
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 123.3:
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Taenia 123.3
  • Taenia (infection) (infestation) (see also Infestation, taenia) 123.3
    • echinococcal infestation (see also Echinococcus) 122.9
    • saginata infestation 123.2
  • Taeniasis (intestine) (see also Infestation, taenia) 123.3
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