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Old 11-03-2011, 12:16 PM
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Default steroid-induced hyperglycemia

Does anyone know of the proper diagnosis code(s) for steroid-induced hyperglycemia?
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was it due to an adverse reaction or to improper dosing?
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An adverse reaction.
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If it is documented as hyperglycemia the you code
790.29
E932.0
If it is documented as diabetes then code
249.00
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