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    Medical Coding Books
    I am looking for information and articles about how to properly code TBI. Specifically, long lasting conditions patients have related to a previous TBI. How do you properly code for residual symptoms related to a previous TBI and correctly sequence and protray their relationship as such?

    Thanks for your input
    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

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    Albany, New York

    E929.X (Late effect of "type" of accident).
    Karen Maloney, CPC
    Data Quality Specialist

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    Default Old tbi without specified late effect
    The problem is, he doesnt specify a "late effect" just TBI. Would I use V15.59?
    Heather Winters, CPC, CFPC

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