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Infusaport dx

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    Help please. Physician keeps documenting "poor venous access" for a dx when he is doing the insertion of an infusaport 36561. I have used 459.9, but wonder if there is a better codes to describe this dx. Thanx for your help.

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    Northeast Kansas AAPC
    I typically use 459.81 and it gets paid (venous insufficiency).

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