01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Diseases due to nematodes
1F66 — Filariasis
1F66.2 — Filariasis due to Brugia species
1F66.31 — Filariasis due to Brugia malayi
ICD-11 1F66.31 — Filariasis due to Brugia malayi
This is a parasitic disease (usually an infectious tropical disease) that is caused by thread-like nematodes (roundworms) belonging to the superfamily Filarioidea, also known as «filariae». This diagnosis is due to a nematode (roundworm), one of the three causative agents of lymphatic filariasis in humans.
The diagnosis includes nothing.
The diagnosis excludes nothing.
It has no clarifying diagnoses.