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    can anybody tell me the v-code for observation for infectious meningitis??

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    The closest I can find is V01.84-Contact with or exposure to Meningococcus, I couldn't find anything in the observation V codes (v71.0_), hope that helps, maybe someone else has a better code.

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    does the patient have infectious menigitis? or is it just suspected due to symptoms or exposure?

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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