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drug abuse and pregnancy

terrisue

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Patient is pregnant and diagnosed with drug abuse. Would 646.83 and 305.90 be the correct codes or what about 648.33?

Thanks for any help.
 

j-fowler57

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Good morning:)

I would use the 646.83 and the 305.90 beings the dr. isn't stating she is drug dependent.
 

j-fowler57

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You are correct Reynardje....it should be 648.43 and the 305.90. Sorry for any misconfusion on this.
 
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