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DX Coding Help Please - Dysplastic Nevus

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    HI everyone! How would I code a Dysplastic Nevus of the
    back? ?238.2 (Uncertain behavior), ?239.2(Bone,softtissue, skin) or 709.9Unspecified disorder of skin and subcu.tissue TIA for any help
    Debbie, CPC

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    you do not use a 238.x code without pathology. I like the 709.8.

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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