Hypertensive Crisis ICD-10-CM Coding

A hypertensive crisis is a severe increase in blood pressure that can lead to stroke, organ damage, heart attack, and more. The Mayo Clinic defines extreme high blood pressure as  “a top number (systo...

Pharyngitis ICD-10-CM Coding

Pharyngitis (more commonly called sore throat) is inflammation of the pharynx. Sore throat typically is caused by bacterial or viral infections, and is a common reason people go to see their doctor. Co...

Orthotics Attract OIG Scrutiny

Merkel cell carcinoma ICD-10 Coding

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