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  1. Default prophylaxie
    Medical Coding Books
    moutain sickness prophylaxie ??
    checked w/dictionaly...still not clear.
    How would you code this??
    Thank you

  2. #2
    Kingsport, TN
    Default Mountain Sickness
    Look at code 993.2. This might be the one you need.

  3. Default
    I agree w/ 992.3

  4. #4
    Minneapolis MN
    Default Prevention or diagnosis ?
    Are you talking about preventing mountain sickness or was the patient diagnosed with mountain sickness?

  5. Default prophlaxie
    I think Doc. meant preventive. bcz if sickness, should have just put mountain sickness.
    I have another encounter....malaria prophlaxie???
    so, Prophlaxie...per dictionary, administration.
    So do we need use V code??
    Really appreciate for your help. i am

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