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Diagnosis for chest xray for PICC placement

  1. #1
    Cadillac Michigan
    Question Diagnosis for chest xray for PICC placement
    Medical Coding Books
    Help, what diagnosis do you use to code for a chest xray performed to be sure the picc line is in the correct location?

  2. #2
    Louisville, KY
    Probably V58.81, since the purpose of the exam is placement and/or adjustment of the cath.

  3. #3
    I agree; V58.81

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