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Thread: dx for groin pain

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    Default dx for groin pain

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    Just wondering what the consensus is on dx for groin pain. the index directs you to 789.0 with fifth digit to be determined. would you code 789.09 for other specified site? Thanks in advance for any feedback!

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    Default Dx pain groin

    We do code 789.09 for groin pain

    Regards,
    Dr.Poonam

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    Arrow

    I agree with 789.09. This is how we code !!
    Amit Joshi MSc,CPC,CPC-H

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