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    I need help finding a dx code for post status blood transfusion. The only code I can find is for the donor. (the pt is actually received the blood transfusion) Help w/ this is greatly appreciated!!

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    I come up with 2 options, V15.85 but I really don't like this one in this case, and V87 which is generic but more appropriate in my opinion.

    Laura, CPC, CEMC

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