Note
  • The codes in this category are provided for use as additional codes to identify the resistance and non-responsiveness of a condition to antimicrobial drugs.
Code First
  • the infection
Type 1 Excludes
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection (A49.02)
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in diseases classified elsewhere (B95.62)
  • Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus pneumonia (J15.212)
  • Sepsis due to Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (A41.02)
Z16 Resistance to antimicrobial drugs
Z16.1 Resistance to beta lactam antibiotics
Z16.10 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.10 Resistance to unspecified beta lactam antibiotics
Z16.11 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.11 Resistance to penicillins
Z16.12 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.12 Extended spectrum beta lactamase (ESBL) resistance
Z16.19 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.19 Resistance to other specified beta lactam antibiotics
Z16.2 Resistance to other antibiotics
Z16.20 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.20 Resistance to unspecified antibiotic
Z16.21 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.21 Resistance to vancomycin
Z16.22 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.22 Resistance to vancomycin related antibiotics
Z16.23 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.23 Resistance to quinolones and fluoroquinolones
Z16.24 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.24 Resistance to multiple antibiotics
Z16.29 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.29 Resistance to other single specified antibiotic
Z16.3 Resistance to other antimicrobial drugs
Z16.30 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.30 Resistance to unspecified antimicrobial drugs
Z16.31 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.31 Resistance to antiparasitic drug(s)
Z16.32 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.32 Resistance to antifungal drug(s)
Z16.33 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.33 Resistance to antiviral drug(s)
Z16.34 Resistance to antimycobacterial drug(s)
Z16.341 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.341 Resistance to single antimycobacterial drug
Z16.342 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.342 Resistance to multiple antimycobacterial drugs
Z16.35 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.35 Resistance to multiple antimicrobial drugs
Z16.39 is a specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z16.39 Resistance to other specified antimicrobial drug