Diagnosis Code

B55.2 MUCOCUTANEOUS LEISHMANIASIS


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B55.2

Short Description: Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis

Long Description: Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis

The code B55.2 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Protozoal diseases (B50-B64)
      • Leishmaniasis (B55)
        • B55.2 Mucocutaneous leishmaniasis

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • American mucocutaneous leishmaniasis
  • Bush yaws
  • Disseminated mucocutaneous leishmaniasis
  • Infection by Leishmania braziliensis
  • Mucocutaneous infection caused by Leishmania

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B55.2 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Minor Skin Disorders With Mcc (606)
  • Minor Skin Disorders Without Mcc (607)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B55.2 Right Arrow 085.5 Mucocutan leishmaniasis

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B55 Leishmaniasis
B55.0 Visceral leishmaniasis
B55.1 Cutaneous leishmaniasis
B55.9 Leishmaniasis, unspecified


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019