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    Default Hemodynamic instability

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    Is there a dx code for hemodynamic instability? the other coders her previously used 998.89....

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    Hemodynamic instability can be due to low cardiac volume, unsteady blood pressure follows.
    If this is because of post procedural complications, 998.89 may be right.
    Otherwise, may go for - 997.1 -Cardiac complications, not elsewhwere classified.

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