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Abdominal hypertension-I'm trying

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    Default Abdominal hypertension-I'm trying
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    I'm trying to determine the icd-9 for abdominal hypertension??

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    Is this intra-abdominal hypertension? maybe associated with the pancreas? I think we need more info if you can give some please.

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    Yes, pt had surgery - the pre-op dx was acute alcoholic pancreatitis with liquefaction of the pancreas and abdominal hypertension.

    Post-operative dx listed on op note: Abdominal hypertension.


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    We were told to use 577.1 for this ....see if that works.

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