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need DX code - History of asthma

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    Default need DX code - History of asthma
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    What is the dx code for the ff:
    1. Personal History of asthma
    2. Elevated or Low Ferritin
    3. Elevated or low CPK

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    493.90
    790.6-?

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    If the asthma is just a history, then use V126.9
    790.6 for the abnormal chemistry.

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    My thinking is that if you have asthma, then you always have it. For the physician to even document it must mean that they addressed it...just my opnion

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