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    I have a question on how Alzheimers should be coded if it is just stated that the patient has Alzheimers, no mention of diesase or dementia?

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    Alzheimer's is coded as 331.0 i.e Alzheimer's Disease.

    Neha Bhatnagar, CPC, CPC-H

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    Fort Smith, AR


    Alzheimers is a type of Dementia
    Rachel Nelson, RHIA, CPC-A

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