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    Default Code for body habitus interfering with testing/xray

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    Does anyone know if there is a code that mentions body habitus/normally morbid obesity as being an issue with conducting adequate testing such as xray. I feel that I've seen this before and cannot locate the code.


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    Code 793.91 is image test inconclusive due to excess body fat. with an additional code for BMI if available.

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    Thanks, that is the one I was looking for!

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