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    Question acute on chronic renal failure

    Can anyone help me with a dx code for this? Thank you in advance for your help!!

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    Acute 584.9
    Chronic 585.9

    There is no combination code for these. I hope this helps.

    Sally Thibodeaux CCS,CPC,LPN
    Houma,La. Chapter

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    That's what I was thinking, but just wanted to bounce it off of someone else. Thanks for replying!

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