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    I need assistance with a dose coding question regarding Heparin. If 100un/ml
    vial is used and the patient receives 3ml and we use code J1642 which is 10un/ml, what would be the correct dose amount to capture for the 3ml that the patient received? 3, 30 or 300?

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    Here is drug calculator I don't if this would help. I am not familiar with billing this drug

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    Thank you, I truly appreciate your assistance. - Andra

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