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    If the weight is documented, the height is documented, but no BMI is documented, being that the weight and height is all you need to calculate the BMI, can I code for the BMI?

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    No. You cannot take BMI code in your scenorio unless otherwise your provider instructed.


    But you can verify the BMI value with use of height and weight values.


    Regards,

    Dhanesh M

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