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Need dx for history gastric bypass

  1. Default Need dx for history gastric bypass
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    I just want to know if there is a dx code for "history of gastric bypass." or do we just use v45.86 status post gastric bypass?

    Thank you all in advance


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    that's what I always use.

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    That's the code, however remember that it's a secondary dx.
    ~Amy, CPC, CPMA, CEMC~

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