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    Can anyone help with a code for this diagnosis? Our nephrology Md's are using it. It appears to be a genetic disorder.

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    Gitelman's syndrome is a variant of Bartter's syndrome (255.13)
    Julianne Sheetz, CPC

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    Thanks. Some of the info that I found indicated not to mistake the two syndromes and I was hesitant to use the code.

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