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    When you have a dx on the order and on the report under indications...ex: Pulmonary nodule. CT scan is normal...what dx code would you use? 518.89 or V71.89

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    you want to code the signs and symptoms of why you requested the CT.
    Kiana CPC, CPC-H, BCS-M, BCS-R

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    The reason for the testing is what I would code.

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