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    Which V code would you use for exposure to MRSA? Thanks for anyone's help.

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    V01.89 and V09.0

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    Perhaps V01.89, but not V09.0 as that indicates that the patient has the infection. Maybe V01.89 and V15.85?

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    I wouldn't code it unless I knew for sure they had MRSA. I would wait for the lab results to come back.

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