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Dx for History of positive ppd

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    Can anyone tell me what is a diagnosis for " History of positive PPD and History of thyroid nodule.""

    Thank you in advance!

    MsMaddy

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    Quote Originally Posted by madlen View Post
    Can anyone tell me what is a diagnosis for " History of positive PPD and History of thyroid nodule.""

    Thank you in advance!

    MsMaddy
    V12.01-History of Positive PPD

    V12.2-History of Thyroid Nodule
    Last edited by LOVE2CODE; 04-02-2009 at 07:50 PM. Reason: wrong code
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    Not so sure that V12.01 is the best code for personal history of postive PPD. V12.01 is for personal history of tuberculosis. Just because a person has a positive PPD does not mean that have tuberculosis. Would 795.5 be more appropriate?

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