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  1. #1
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    Question Fetal Anomaly

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    Hi everyone!
    The Doctor saw a patient on her last visit for OB. care and performed a second level Ultrasound with the results of Fetal Anomaly, which read short arms and legs.
    Should I use ICD-9 755.20 and 755.30?

    Thanks a lot.


  2. #2
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    Apr 2007

    Smile fetal abnoamality

    hi judy
    i m dr sunil from mumbai india
    if ob ultrasound done and come to conclusion of fetal anamoly then we have to code from 630-679 series and the code for ur question is 653.73 since baby is not delivered.

  3. #3

    Red face

    i think the icd 655.83 can work
    Last edited by rajalakshmir; 06-09-2009 at 03:03 AM.

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    I would use 655.83

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