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2009 ICD 9 code

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    Medical Coding Books
    How would you code Lumbar facet joint arthropathy

    thank you.

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    721.3

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    thank you

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    I use 716.98

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    arthropathy--arthritis---vertebra--lumbar 721.3

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    There is another thread on this subject:
    http://www.aapc.com/memberarea/forum...hp?t-5270.html

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