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    What is used for left sided weakness can you use 781.8, left sided neglect???

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    Default 781.8

    Not to code 781.8 for Left Sided Weakness, 781.8 is Neurologic Neglect Syndrome. For Left Sided Weakness without paralysis, we can use 780.79.
    Thyagarajan Munuswamy CPC CCS

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