ICD-11 1F66.4 — Subcutaneous dirofilariasis
Subcutaneous dirofilariasis normally results from the transmission of microfilariae of Dirofilaria repens from the latter’s natural animal host to man via a mosquito bite. The adult worm cannot develop fully in man but typically manifests as a subcutaneous nodule, commonly located on or around the eyelids.
The diagnosis includes nothing.
The diagnosis excludes nothing.
It has no clarifying diagnoses.