Plasmodium ovale malaria B53.0

  • B53.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM B53.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of B53.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 B53.0 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • Plasmodium ovale with Plasmodium falciparum (B50.-)
  • Plasmodium ovale with Plasmodium malariae (B52.-)
  • Plasmodium ovale with Plasmodium vivax (B51.-)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.