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Need Dx for Tendinosis of Achilles

  1. #1
    Default Need Dx for Tendinosis of Achilles
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    What ICD-9 code would you use for Chronic Achilles Tendinosis?

  2. #2
    Duluth, Minnesota
    Default least that's what I use
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

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    726.71 is bursitis or tendinitis?
    Which is an inflamation.

  4. #4
    Duluth, Minnesota
    yes, i know...
    Tendinosis, sometimes called chronic tendinitis, chronic tendinopathy or chronic tendon injury, is damage to a tendon at a cellular level

    here's a little other info too...
    Donna, CPC, CPC-H

  5. #5
    awesome! thank you for sharing.

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