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    Code: B95.62

    Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

    Block: Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

    Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

    Details: Bacterial and viral infectious agents (B95-B97)

    Note: These categories are provided for use as supplementary or additional codes to identify the infectious agent(s) in diseases classified elsewhere.

    Guidelines: Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)

    Excludes 2: carrier or suspected carrier of infectious disease (Z22.-)
    infectious and parasitic diseases complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O98.-)
    infectious and parasitic diseases specific to the perinatal period (P35-P39)
    influenza and other acute respiratory infections (J00-J22)


    Excludes 1:certain localized infections - see body system-related chapters
    Use additional code to identify resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16.-)

    Includes: diseases generally recognized as communicable or transmissible

    For more details on B95.62 , ICD-10 Code for Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere , visit: https://coder.aapc.com/icd-10-codes/
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