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Old 04-28-2008, 12:16 PM
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Question Hypertensive Urgency

Can anyone please tell me what ICD-9 code to use for hypertensive urgency? I have used the 401.9 in the past but this just does not seem right. Thanks for any help.
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Default hypertensive urgency

Just found this post when I was looking up the same thing. I think the link below will help. It explained it well for me.

Rose R
http://www.fortherecordmag.com/archi...32006p44.shtml

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Here are two threads that can help you.

http://www.aapc.com/memberarea/forum...ad.php?t=42925

http://www.aapc.com/memberarea/forum...ad.php?t=41667
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