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  1. Question Dx Question/ Please help
    Medical Coding Books
    Hi, I hope this question isn't too silly, but I can't seem to locate a code for Status post wrist fracture, would really appreciate any advice given.

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    Columbia, MO
    It is a V code if the the visit is for aftercare look in the V54.x for aftercare for healing fx, if it is a healed fx then go to V67.x for followup for healed fx and you will find it. Do not code the fx as this is no longer the patient's dx.

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    Thanks for the quick response, its' much appreciated

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