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Telangiectasia Sigmoid Colon

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    Default Telangiectasia Sigmoid Colon
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    I'd appreciate opinions on how this should be coded. Thanks.

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    Dilation of the previously existing small or terminal vessels of a part. Syn: angiotelectasis......

    This is what I found in Stedmans. Is this a dx or a procedure that was done?

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