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Old 03-30-2009, 01:15 PM
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Default Lumbar epidural hematoma

What is your opinion about the diagnosis code to use for lumbar epidural hematoma?
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Old 03-30-2009, 02:07 PM
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I'm assuming that this is traumatic... What code(s) are you looking at?

How about 998.1/998.2?

I have known these to be non-traumatic...example: coumadin induced.
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Old 03-30-2009, 02:52 PM
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It was spontaneous -- he had a sudden onset of pain.

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