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    Impression on report reads: Degenerative change of the subtalar and talonavicular joints...what would be the correct dx code? 715.97???

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    Degenerative Changes leads to 715.9x. So 715.97 is correct for this condition.
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    Thyagarajan Munuswamy CPC CCS

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