B55.0 Visceral leishmaniasis

Coding Notes

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Applicable To

Post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis

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Disease, diseased See also Syndrome
Dysentery, dysenteric (catarrhal) (diarrhea) (epidemic) (hemorrhagic) (infectious) (sporadic) (tropical) A09
Fever (inanition) (of unknown origin) (persistent) (with chills) (with rigor) R50.9
Leishmania See also Leishmaniasis
dermal See also Leishmaniasis, cutaneous
Leishmanoid, dermal See also Leishmaniasis, cutaneous

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
B50-B64 Protozoal diseases (B50-B64)
B55 Leishmaniasis
B55.0 Visceral leishmaniasis
Applicable to
Post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis