AAPC - Back to school
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Primary epiploic appendagitis dx code

  1. #1

    Default Primary epiploic appendagitis dx code

    AAPC: Back to School
    Wondering what is used for Primary epiploic appendagitis for an ER visit??? We are coming up with different answers over here..

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2007


    We would use 751.5. Hope this helps!

Similar Threads

  1. Code the scenario: Capture the primary diagnosis code only
    By Ally718 in forum Diagnosis Coding
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 09-22-2015, 08:41 AM
  2. History Of code versus primary code
    By bvilla7@brighthouse.com in forum Diagnosis Coding
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 03-03-2015, 10:40 PM
  3. Laparoscopic removal of epiploic appendagitis
    By vibyers in forum General Surgery
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-06-2015, 12:08 PM
  4. ICD 9 Epiploic Appendagitis
    By spstarke in forum Emergency Department
    Replies: 20
    Last Post: 11-10-2014, 04:36 AM
  5. Epiploic appendagitis
    By dyerjean in forum Diagnosis Coding
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 05-04-2012, 10:32 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

Enjoying Our Forums?

AAPC forums are a benefit of membership. Joining AAPC grants you unlimited access, allowing you to post questions and participate with our community of over 150,000 professionals.

Join Now Continue Reading Without Full Access

Already a Member?


Close Message

In addition to full participation on AAPC forums, as a member you will be able to:

  • Access to the largest healthcare job database in the world.
  • Join over 150,000 members of the healthcare network in the world.
  • Be a part of an industry leading organization that drives the business side of healthcare.
  • Save anywhere from 10%-50% with exclusive member discounts on courses, books, study materials, and conferences.
  • Access to discounts at hundreds of restaurants, travel destinations, retail stores, and service providers. AAPC members also have opportunities to save on heath, life, and liability insurance.
  • Become a member of a local chapter and attend regular meetings.