Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 125.0
Bancroftian filariasis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 125.0 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 125.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Filariasis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Infection by Wuchereria bancrofti
Applies To
  • Chyluria due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Elephantiasis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Infection due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Lymphadenitis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Lymphangitis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
  • Wuchereriasis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 125.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B74.0 Filariasis due to Wuchereria bancrofti
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 125.0:
  • Bancroft's filariasis 125.0
  • Chyluria 791.1
    • due to
      • Brugia (malayi) 125.1
      • Wuchereria (bancrofti) 125.0
  • Elephantiasis (nonfilarial) 457.1
    • due to
      • Brugia (malayi) 125.1
      • mastectomy operation 457.0
      • Wuchereria (bancrofti) 125.0
  • Filariasis (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
    • bancroftian 125.0
    • due to
      • bancrofti 125.0
      • Brugia (Wuchereria) (malayi) 125.1
      • loa loa 125.2
      • malayi 125.1
      • organism NEC 125.6
      • Wuchereria (bancrofti) 125.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Wuchereria 125.0
      • bancrofti 125.0
      • malayi 125.1
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Wuchereria 125.0
      • bancrofti 125.0
      • malayi 125.1
  • Lymphadenitis 289.3
    • due to
      • anthracosis (occupational) 500
      • Brugia (Wuchereria) malayi 125.1
      • diphtheria (toxin) 032.89
      • lymphogranuloma venereum 099.1
      • Wuchereria bancrofti 125.0
  • Lymphangitis 457.2
    • due to
      • Brugia (Wuchereria) malayi 125.1
      • Wuchereria bancrofti 125.0
  • Wuchereria infestation 125.0
    • bancrofti 125.0
  • Wuchereriasis 125.0
  • Wuchereriosis 125.0
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