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  1. #11
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    Apr 2007
    Albany, New York


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    I use 473.9 to code Sinusitus without any further info provided.
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

  2. #12
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    Apr 2007
    Bay City


    473.9 also has my vote. Without further information stating Acute or Chronic it would be the unspecified.
    Although in my work setting we would request further clairification from the provider.

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