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    I would like some advice on this please. How would you code bipolar currently depressed with anxiety? I am thinking that each one would have to be coded separately. Any thoughts?
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow
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    Look at code 296.5X

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    Thanks.
    Dawson Ballard, Jr., CPC, CEMC, CPMA, CCS-P, CPC-P, CRHC, AAPC Fellow
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