Viral illness

NIEVESM

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Greetings!! I have a patient with chief complaint: Fever, myalgias, cough, runny nose assessed viral illnes should i go with 079.99??? Any sugestion?
 

pamtienter

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If in the assessment, the provider says it is a viral illness, I'd use 079.99 for the diagnosis instead of all the complaints.
 
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