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Thread: ICD-9 code for multiple stroke syndrom

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    Default ICD-9 code for multiple stroke syndrom

    How would one code multiple stroke syndrome? With 436? Any experts out there? Thanks!

    The ICD-9 manual indexes as follows:

    Syndrome
    stroke (see also Disease, cerebrovascular, acute) 436

    Disease
    Cerebrovascular
    acute 436

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    I always code 436 unless they are specific.

    Lisa Smith

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    Default Multiple Stroke Syndrome - ICD-9 Code

    Thanks, Lisa!

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