Go Back   AAPC Medical Coding & Billing Forums > Medical Coding > OB/GYN
Forum Rules FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 03-21-2008, 07:13 AM
Sarah_Stevens Sarah_Stevens is offline
Contributor
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 20
Sarah_Stevens is on a distinguished road
Default Pupps

How do you code for PUPPS?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-25-2008, 05:09 PM
carafry carafry is offline
Contributor
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 24
carafry is on a distinguished road
Default Pupps

We've had this come up before at our office. I'm really surprised there's not a separate code. We use 646.83 (other specified complications of pregnancy) followed by 709.8 (other specified disorders of skin).
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 04-07-2008, 03:50 PM
imjsanderson imjsanderson is offline
Guru
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 184
imjsanderson is on a distinguished road
Default

We use 646.83 along with 698.9
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




Disclaimer: Although AAPC staff members will monitor these forums periodically, we cannot be responsible for the information posted herein, nor guarantee its accuracy. Our members may discuss various subjects related to medical coding, but none of the information should replace the independent judgment of a physician for any given health issue. Please note that the opinions expressed here do not necessarily reflect those of AAPC.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 11:30 PM.

AAPC - Top

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©2014, AAPC