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    Default Hx of Rheumatic fever???

    Having trouble finding a dx code for hx of rheumatic fever. Pt had it as a child and now we are doing an echo to check for heart damage. Any help is appreciated!
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    V12.59?
    Pam Tienter, CPC, COC, CPC-P, CCS-P, CPMA, CPC-I
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    Pam,

    I was leaning towards that code - just wanted to see if anyone else thought the same way. Thanks for your input!
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