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How to code Hypertension urgency?

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    Question How to code Hypertension urgency?
    Clearnace Sale
    Does anyone know the correct code for Hypertension urgency?

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    Midtown OKC
    My doc uses the same wording-I asked him exactly what he meant by 'urgency' and he said that it was equivalent to 'malignant' hypertension. You may want to check with your doc to see if he agrees.
    Liz H., CPC

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