Diagnosis Code

B95.62 METHICILLIN RESIS STAPH INFCT CAUSING DISEASES CLASSD ELSWHR

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: B95.62

Short Description: Methicillin resis staph infct causing diseases classd elswhr

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

The code B95.62 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Bacterial and viral infectious agents (B95-B97)
      • Strep as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere (B95)
        • B95.62 Methicillin resis staph infct causing diseases classd elswhr

This code is valid for unacceptable principal diagnosis

Code Version: 2018 ICD-10-CM

Synonyms

  • Bacteremia
  • Bacteremia caused by Gram-positive bacteria
  • Bacteremia caused by Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Bacteremia caused by Staphylococcus aureus
  • Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Gram-positive septic shock
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection of postoperative wound
  • Multiple-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Postoperative wound infection
  • Staphylococcal toxic shock syndrome
  • Surgical site infection
  • Toxic shock syndrome
  • Toxic shock syndrome caused by methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code B95.62 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Mcc (867)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses With Cc (868)
  • Other Infectious And Parasitic Diseases Diagnoses Without Cc/mcc (869)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code B95.62 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
B95.62 Right Arrow 041.12 MRSA elsewhere/NOS
This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
B95 Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, and Enterococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.0 Streptococcus, group A, as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.1 Streptococcus, group B, as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.2 Enterococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.3 Streptococcus pneumoniae as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.4 Other streptococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.5 Unspecified streptococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.6 Staphylococcus aureus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.61 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus infection as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.7 Other staphylococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere
B95.8 Unspecified staphylococcus as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere

This page was last updated on: 1/1/2018