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Medical Diagnosis Code 7242
Diagnosis code: The diagnosis code depends on the the most specific underlying cause or i.e. Diagnosis. If you cannot determine a cause, then 'sensory disturbance' as a more general cause can be used. ...Read more
Most likely this one:
Is a billing code of 710.0 for the insurance a firm diagnosis or could it be used to justify an ANA panel ? Thanks !
In the encounter summary, it showed Insomnia with a code. Is that the diagnosis and would probable or possible ones also be listed if there are any?
YesThatIsDiagnosis: Ye if that is what it says that is what it is ...Read more
Not sure why codes are important to you.
There are a group of codes that describe venous hypertension, with and without inflammation, and with and without ulceration.
There are another set of codes that describe ulcerations and these vary depending on the location along the lower extremity that they are found. ...Read more
My diagnosis code is 794.31 my dr said in all my visits there's nothing to worry about . Also i had a holter monitor.. And 1 more ekg..
Abnormal EKG finding:
794.31 icd9 code is for abnormal ekg findinds.That might have prompted for your doctor to do further testing like holter monitor and repeat ekg.
You should have discussed with your doctor or cardiologist what the tests were for.
But if the holter monitor was ok, you do not have to worry as your doctor said. ...Read more
Saw my neurologist, told him of periodic deja vu, he scheduled eeg but my chart has seizure now listed in diagnosis code. Why?
Diagnosis not final: The chart needs to list something. Even a nonspecific diagnosis of deja vu has the same code as a seizure. For some reason the medical system is bent on making a diagnosis at every visit, even if the strategy is to rule the diagnosis out. ...Read more
Diagnosis code: This is a diagnosis code of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy. This describes enlarged, bony abnormality of a joint or joints. ...Read more