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    Default Dx help

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    Can anyone help me with the diagnosis for dilated aortic root? I am not very familiar with Cardiology and the best I could come up with, after searching online, is 395.1 or 746.4. Any help or information would be greatly appreciated.

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    use those codes if it a congenital condition; which most cases it would be. Otherwise, 429.3 is for hypertrophy, dilitation.

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    thanks!!

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