ICD 9 CM Codes

482.41 Methicillin susceptible pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  482.41    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '482.41' will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
482.41 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM J15.211 Pneumonia due to Methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.482.41.'
methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA)
MSSA (methicillin susceptible staphylococcus aureus)
MSSA (methicillin susceptible Staphylococcus aureus)
susceptible (MSSA)
Applies To
MSSA pneumonia
Pneumonia due to Staphylococcus aureus NOS
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