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    Concurrent Chemo Infusion coding

    What codes should be used when two "Chemo" drugs IVPB (ie. Pertuzumab & Trastuzumab) are infused concurrently for 30 minutes? When would it be appropriate to use the 96549 Unlisted Chemo procedure code?
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    ONC Infusion Progress Note Documentation

    Just when I think I have our ONC Infusion Center under control, I'm asked a question that sends me into a brain fart. I hope you don't mind me asking this (probably a dumb) question: When the infusion center is documenting infusions, they are using flowsheets to record info rather than...
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    ONC Infusion Progress Note Documentation

    Just when I think I have our ONC Infusion Center under control, I'm asked a question that sends me into a brain fart. I hope you don't mind me asking this (probably a dumb) question: When the infusion center is documenting infusions, they are using flowsheets to record info rather than...
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    Cytoxan

    When a pt with SLE is getting IV Cytoxan via infusion pump with several additional IVPs in the outpatient infusion clinic, is that considered a "therapeutic" or "chemo" infusion?
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    Therapeudic Infusion - Normal Saline

    If patient is coming in for Therapeudic IV Infusion and IVPs are given, the normal saline J7040 & J7042 are not coded as they are part of the infusion, right? This is not for dehydration.
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    Dx sequencing??

    I have a pt seen in office before chemo tx. Dr has dx listed in chart note as: CA Mets to Intrathoracic LN 196.1 (primary dx) Lung CA, L Upper Lobe 162.3 (secondary dx) The patient is having chemo for the Lung CA. Should the primary dx be 162.3Lung CA, L Upper Lobe? Is there a reference...
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    New to Onc/Hemat - need good reference material/sources

    I am new to Oncology/Hematology and am wondering if anyone can suggest good reference material/sources for learning and understanding Onc/Hemat diagnoses? Does anyone have any cheat sheets they could share? I've tried looking for seminars for Onc/Hemat coding, but haven't found any available...
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    Dx code for SLL vs CLL

    In Oncology, is there a specified ICD-9 code for SLL (Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma)? The literature that I have found indicate that SLL vs CLL are different manifestations of the same disease.
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    Nurse Practitioner / Inpatient Hospital code

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