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    Apr 2007
    Nashville, TN

    Question History of chemo-induced neutropenia

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    I am trying to find the most accurate code for "history of chemo-induced neutropenia" to bill for our patients who are no longer actively neutropenic. Any advice?


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    Apr 2007
    Portland Metro


    Is that all they are being seen for, with no active problems?? They are just following up? I would just use V-codes for the cancer and the chemo.

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    Nashville, TN


    Well the pt. still has active cancer and is currently undergoing treatment. But I wanted to also code the "history of neutropenia" as a supporting dx on the office visit.


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