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    Is this correct> 041.3, 599.0.

    Confused on Kleb ESBL, there's a code for Klebsiella pneumoniae 041.3. But is this correct.


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    That is what I would use...

    Klebsiella pneumoniae is the type of species the infection is, so I would feel safe using it. JMO
    Last edited by LTibbetts; 09-17-2010 at 08:05 AM.

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