ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z16.1

Resistance to beta lactam antibiotics

Diagnosis Code Z16.1

ICD-10: Z16.1
Short Description: Resistance to beta lactam antibiotics
Long Description: Resistance to beta lactam antibiotics
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.1

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Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16)
      • Resistance to antimicrobial drugs (Z16)
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