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Dx for Potts Syndrome

  1. #1
    Default Dx for Potts Syndrome
    Medical Coding Books
    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

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    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 05:57 PM.
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

  3. #3

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


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