Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 128.0
Toxocariasis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 128.0 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 128.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Infection by Toxocara canis
  • Infection due to Toxocara
  • Toxocara canis infection
Applies To
  • Larva migrans visceralis
  • Toxocara (canis) (cati) infection
  • Visceral larva migrans syndrome
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 128.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B83.0 Visceral larva migrans
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 128.0:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • Toxocara (cani) (cati) (felis) 128.0
  • Infestation 134.9
    • Toxocara (cani) (cati) (felis) 128.0
  • Larva migrans
    • of Diptera in vitreous 128.0
    • visceral NEC 128.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • visceral larval migrans 128.0
  • Toxocariasis 128.0
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