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What is the diagnosis code for sacral dimple?

What is the diagnosis code for sacral dimple?

685.1: 685.1 is what is used but that is also used for a pilnidal sinus which is different. ...Read more

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What is the diagnosis code for left-sided paresthesias?

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

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Diagnosis code for hnp lumbar spine ?

Diagnosis code for hnp lumbar spine ?

722.10: In icd-9 which is still the standard it is 722.10. ...Read more

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Is a billing code of 710.0 for the insurance a firm diagnosis or could it be used to justify an ANA panel ? Thanks !

Is a billing code of 710.0 for the insurance a firm diagnosis or could it be used to justify an ANA panel ? Thanks !

Labs: Unfortunately, insurance requires codes to justify testing and there is no way to say that an ANA panel is being run for testing for possible lupus or other diseases. We run tests for many possibilities, not just firm diagnoses. ...Read more

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What diagnosis code can I use for an adult with cerebral palsy?

What diagnosis code can I use for an adult with cerebral palsy?

343 series: Although the names of the codes can include infantile they still apply to adults that developed as infant or are congenital. ...Read more

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What is the diagnosis code for open venous stasis ulcers?

What is the diagnosis code for open venous stasis ulcers?

Coding: 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

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What is the diagnosis code for history of metastatic uterine cancer?

What is the diagnosis code for history of metastatic uterine cancer?

179.0 or 182.0: Those are icd9 codes describing primary cancer in uterus. The specific site of metastatses can be identified by add'l icd9 codes (bone - 198.5, lung -197.0). ...Read more

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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..

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

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Saw my neurologist, told him of periodic deja vu, he scheduled eeg but my chart has seizure now listed in diagnosis code. Why?

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

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What is a mock code?

What is a mock code?

Practice for a code: A mock code is a practice run for a real code, where doctors, nurses, rts and other medical personnel work together to try to stabilize a patient. ...Read more

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I found code M89.4 on my paperwork, Can someone explain what this means in simple terms?

I found code M89.4 on my paperwork, Can someone explain what this means in simple terms?

Diagnosis code: This is a diagnosis code of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy. This describes enlarged, bony abnormality of a joint or joints. ...Read more

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Icd code for william syndrome?

Q89.8: I believe Q89.8 is as close as it gets.

http://www.icd10data.com/ICD10CM/Codes/Q00-Q99/Q80-Q89/Q89-/Q89.8 ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for creatinine blood?

What is the cpt code for creatinine blood?

Probably 82565: The cpt code for serum creatinine is probably 82565. Cpt codes are just numbers for billing insurance companies, and have no helpful effects on one's health. ...Read more

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What is the idc 9 code for a healed laceration?

What is the idc 9 code for a healed laceration?

I'm not a coding : Expert but i think you'd use it by type and by anatomic location code for a laceration only
not the state of healing. This is for diagnosis not the treatment used. ...Read more

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What is the cpt code for capd dialysis?

What is the cpt code for capd dialysis?

90945: Above is the code for straight forward capd. Want to know more about coding go to this website: http://www.Renalbusiness.Com/articles/2010/07/tips-on-dialysis-specific-coding.Aspx. ...Read more

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How did watson and crick come to.The conclusion that 64 codons code only 20.Amino acids.?

Direct experiments.: Brilliant experimentation by khorana, nirenberg and others demonstrated the association of each of the 20 coded Amino Acids with its single or several codons. ...Read more

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Why is magnesium given during a code?

Why is magnesium given during a code?

Arrhythmias: Low magnesium can cause cardiac conduction disturbances and arrhythmias. Since there is no time to measure magnesium in a code situation it is often given to make sure that there is no depletion causing the cardiac problems. ...Read more

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Does 'code blue' mean someone has died?

Does 'code blue' mean someone has died?

No: Codes vary from hospital to hospital, but "code blue" often means a cardiac arrest or other serious medical situation. The purpose of the code is to quickly summon providers to prevent a death. Many hospitals are moving toward "plain language" codes which may demystify such announcements in the future. ...Read more

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What is the diagnistic code for acute conjuctivitis?

What is the diagnistic code for acute conjuctivitis?

Acute conjunctivitis: ICD-9 diagnostic code for acute conjunctivitis is 372.00 and ICD-10 code is H10. ...Read more

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