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    does anyone know the dx/icd9 code for: residual bone bruising(talar neck medially)? i'm stump!! please help...thx!!

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    You can code 924.21 (contusion of ankle) for this description. Actually doctor means bruise of the medial aspect of ankle (talus bone).
    Dr.Raja CPC
    Coding Auditor

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