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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?

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Dr. Olav Jaren
Neurology
4 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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