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molecular results

Chrys Posted Fri 13th of January, 2017 15:52:12 PM
urine, molecular results: Citrobacter freundii detected. What ICD10 would you assign. Any help appreciated. Thanks
SuperCoder Answered Mon 16th of January, 2017 07:43:39 AM

Hi,

As per the presented documentation, the specimen was Urine and molecular results indicates the detection of Citrobacter freundii, so, the appropriate ICD 10 code would be B96.89 (Other specified bacterial agents as the cause of diseases classified elsewhere).

 

Thank you!

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