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  1. #1
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    Default Dx for Potts Syndrome

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    I'm I correct in using dx code 427.89 for potts syndrome. I have not be able to find anything otherwise
    Thank you for your help

  2. #2
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    Apr 2007
    Duluth, Minnesota


    hi Donna,
    do you mean POTS or Pott's?

    please check out Diseases; Pott's (see also Tuberculosis) Pott's Syndrome is a synonym for Pott's Disease
    015.0x [use additinal code to identify manifestation, as: curvature of spine [Pott's](737.4) - kyphosis(737.4) - spondylitis(720.81)

    POTS- Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome - you're in the right ball park 427.89
    Last edited by dmaec; 12-02-2008 at 04:57 PM.
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

  3. #3
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    Apr 2007



    Thank you for your help I did mean POTS (postural orthostatic tachycardia
    syndrome) sorry for the typo


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