You can not code based off a sputum culture alone. The physician needs to document that the pneumonia is due to anaerobes.
Refer to Coding Clinic, Second Quarter 1998 Page: 4 to 5
As to the DRG, 482.81 and 482.82 both produce DRG 179, (this is without further documentation or CC/MCCs) it doesn't effect the DRG whether you code both or just one.
It is a higher DRG amount than 195 (simple pneumonia)
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