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    I NEED A DX CODE FOR " HISTORY OF SYNCOPE." PT ONLY HAD ONE EPISODE OF SYNCOPE.

    THANK YOU ALL IN ADVANCE
    MsMADDY

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    Did the patient come in to see doctor for an episode of syncope? Then just code the syncope.

    I do not code "history of" unless it is directly related to the care being provided at THIS visit.

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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