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dx code subchorionic hemorrhage

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    NEK - Topeka
    Question dx code subchorionic hemorrhage
    Medical Coding Books
    I think I remember seeing a code for subchorionic hemorrhage, but I can not find it under hemorrhage. Is there really a code for this and how do I find it.

  2. Default I am also looking for this code
    I cannot find it but I am not comfortable w/ using 641.8. Is there any code more specific?

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    I use 640.8X (other specified hemorrhage in early pregnancy) or 641.8X if not early pregnancy.

  4. Default
    Correct dx code for subchorionic hemorrhage is 656.8X
    Dr.Raja CPC
    Coding Auditor

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    Default Amanda i
    656.8x is for subchorionic hematoma not hemorrhage

  6. Default
    656.8x -Other specified fetal and placental problems..

    In tabular index it includes all listed but not limited to.

  7. Default
    Quote Originally Posted by View Post
    656.8x is for subchorionic hematoma not hemorrhage
    They both are the same.

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