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ggparker14

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Patient presents to ED with peritonitis s/p 1 week hysterectomy.
Would 998.89 be correct code?
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ddavis

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Dana Davis CPC

567.9 if not related to the surgery, but if related to the previous surgery 998.7-if the pt had an acute reaction to some kind of foreign substance .
 
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