Code Information

  • Diagnosis Code: 041.12
  • Short Description: MRSA elsewhere/NOS
  • Long Description: Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
  • Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

Code Classification

  • Infectious and parasitic diseases (001–139)
    • Other bacterial diseases (030-041)
      • 041 Bacterial infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
        • 041.12 MRSA elsewhere/NOS

Synonyms

  • Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Culture positive for methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to glycopeptide intermediate Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to glycopeptide intermediate/resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to vancomycin intermediate Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to vancomycin intermediate/resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to vancomycin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Infection due to vancomycin resistant Staphylococcus aureus, coagulase positive
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection
  • Methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus positive
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection of postoperative wound
  • Multiple-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 041.12 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries

  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • methicillin
      • resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) 041.12
    • MRSA (methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus) 041.12
    • staphylococcal NEC 041.10
      • aureus 041.11
        • methicillin
          • resistant (MRSA) 041.12
  • Methicillin
    • resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) 041.12
      • colonization V02.54
      • personal history of V12.04
  • MRSA (methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus) 041.12
    • colonization V02.54
    • personal history of V12.04

Crosswalk Information

The code 041.12 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):

ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
041.12 Right Arrow B95.62 Methicillin resis staph infct causing diseases classd elswhr
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 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-9 Code ICD-9 Description
041.00 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, unspecified
041.01 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, group A
041.02 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, group B
041.03 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, group C
041.04 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, group D [Enterococcus]
041.05 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, streptococcus, group G
041.09 Streptococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other streptococcus
041.10 Staphylococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, staphylococcus, unspecified
041.11 Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.19 Staphylococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other staphylococcus
041.2 Pneumococcus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.3 Friedl�nder's bacillus infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.41 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC) O157
041.42 Other specified Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC)
041.43 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli [E. coli] (STEC), unspecified
041.49 Other and unspecified Escherichia coli [E. coli]
041.5 Hemophilus influenzae [H. influenzae] infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.6 Proteus (mirabilis) (morganii) infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.7 Pseudomonas infection in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
041.81 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, mycoplasma
041.82 Bacteroides fragilis
041.83 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, Clostridium perfringens
041.84 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other anaerobes
041.85 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other gram-negative organisms
041.86 Helicobacter pylori [H. pylori]
041.89 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other specified bacteria
041.9 Bacterial infection, unspecified, in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site
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