Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V09.1
Infection with microorganisms resistant to cephalosporins and other B-lactam antibiotics
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM V09.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V09.1 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: V09.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z16.10 Resistance to unspecified beta lactam antibiotics
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z16.12 Extended spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL) resistance
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z16.19 Resistance to other specified beta lactam antibiotics
Approximate Synonyms
  • Antibiotic resistant tuberculosis
  • Beta lactam resistant bacterial infection
  • Infection resistant to beta lactam antibiotics
  • Infection resistant to cephalosporins
  • Infection resistant to extended spectrum beta lactam antibiotics
  • Infection with bacteria resistant to beta-lactam drug
  • Infection with microorganisms resistant to cephalosporins and other beta lactams
  • Pyrazinamide resistant tuberculosis
  • Rifampicin resistant tuberculosis
  • Streptomycin resistant tuberculosis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V09.1:
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