B68.1 Taenia saginata taeniasis

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Applicable To

Beef tapeworm (infection)
Infection due to adult tapeworm Taenia saginata

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Code Title
A00-B99 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
B65-B83 Helminthiases (B65-B83)
B68 Taeniasis
B68.1 Taenia saginata taeniasis
Applicable to
Beef tapeworm (infection)
Infection due to adult tapeworm Taenia saginata