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Anoxic Encephalitis

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    Patient is diagnosed with anoxic encephalitis. Would 323.81 other causes of encephalitis and encephalomyelitis be the correct code? Another code I was unsure about is 348.1 anoxic brain damage.

    Any help would be appreciated.

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    348.1 would be the correct code to use

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