ICD-11 classes
01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
Parasitic diseases
Diseases due to trematodes
1F86 — Schistosomiasis
1F86.4 — Cercarial dermatitis

ICD-11 1F86.4 — Cercarial dermatitis

A disease caused by an infection with the parasitic worm Schistosoma. This disease is characterised by tingling, burning, itching of the skin, small reddish pimples, or small blisters. Transmission is by direct contact with contaminated water. Confirmation is by identification of Schistosoma eggs in a faecal, urine, or blood sample.

The diagnosis includes nothing.

The diagnosis excludes nothing.

It has no clarifying diagnoses.

The diagnosis is coded elsewhere:

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